What are Mitochondria and What do They do?

2019-03-05T16:49:28-05:00

Mitochondria are known as the powerhouses of the cell. They produce approximately 90% of the energy in your body. Some cells have more mitochondria than others. Muscle cells, for example, have several mitochondria. Where as neurons have significantly less. They also serve a very important role in the process of apoptosis. Apoptosis, or programmed cell [...]