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This study was supported by the U.S. Public Health Service via NIH (5R01NS07838-27), the Queen Emma Foundation, Honolulu, and the Hawaii Community Foundation. The authors would like also to acknowledge the support of the Wellcome Trust, the Thompson Fund, and the excellent technical support of Tina Carvallho (Pacific Biomedical Research Center, EM Facility, Honolulu, HI, U.S.A.), who processed the mitochondrial samples for electron microscopy.

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