The multi-faceted role of mitochondria in the pathology of Parkinson’s disease

The multi-faceted role of mitochondria in the pathology of Parkinson’s disease
J Neurochem. 2020 Aug 16. doi: 10.1111/jnc.15154. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTMitochondria are essential for neuronal function. They produce ATP to meet energy demands, regulate homeostasis of ion levels such as calcium and regulate reactive oxygen species that cause oxidative cellular stress. Mitochondria have also been shown to regulate protein synthesis within themselves, as well as within the nucleus, and also ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2021-02-22By Dennison Trinh