|Series title:||Life Science Research Fundamentals Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Publisher:||John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated|
| Book Format:||Ebook|
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| Book Description: |
This collection of reviews and protocols provides the reader with an introduction to the current state of knowledge on how various diseases are related to mitochondrial dysfunction. Mitochondria contain their own genome, a small, circular double-stranded DNA (mtDNA), and alterations in mtDNA may play an important role in the multistep carcinogenesis of at least some types of human cancer. In addition to mutations of mtDNA, many mitochondrial syndromes are due to abnormalities in...