6. Mitochondria

  1. Ivan R. Nabi
  1. Michael Zick1 and
  2. Andreas S. Reichert2

Published Online: 31 MAY 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118015759.ch6

Cellular Domains

Cellular Domains

How to Cite

Zick, M. and Reichert, A. S. (2011) Mitochondria, in Cellular Domains (ed I. R. Nabi), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118015759.ch6

Editor Information

  1. Department of Cellular and Physiological Sciences, Life Sciences Institute, University of British Columbia, British Columbia, Canada

Author Information

  1. 1

    Adolf-Butenandt-Institut für Physiologische Chemie, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, München, Germany

  2. 2

    CEF Makromolekulare Komplexe, Mitochondriale Biologie, Fachbereich Medizin, Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 MAY 2011
  2. Published Print: 1 AUG 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470595442

Online ISBN: 9781118015759



  • organellar domains - and mitochondria, and building blocks of mitochondria;
  • mitochondrial membrane lipid role;
  • mitochondrial disease - role of mitochondria in cellular physiology, process dysfunction


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Definition

  • Historical Perspective

  • The Building Blocks of Mitochondria

  • Recent and Prospective Developments in Mitochondrial Research

  • Acknowledgments

  • Abbreviations

  • References

  • Further Reading