Article Abstract

Inappropriate trafficking of damaged mitochondria in Parkinson’s disease

Authors: Chi-Jing Choong, Hideki Mochizuki

Abstract

Mitochondria are essential for cellular function due to their involvement in ATP production by oxidative phosphorylation, lipid metabolism assembly, regulation of homeostasis and programmed cell death. It is widely recognized that mitochondrial dysfunction occurs in many neurodegenerative diseases.

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