Examples of Mitochondria?


Mitochondria are organelles that are enclosed in a membrane. They are found in most eukaryotic cells. Mitochondria can range in size between 0.5 to 1.0 micrometer in diameter. Mitochondria generate the majority of the cell's supply of adenosine triphosphate. They are also involved in other tasks such as signaling, cell death, and differentiation. An example of Mitochrondia would be the wiring of a house, since it supplies the entire house with energy. It could also be described as a vending machine as it gives fueld and energy.
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