submitochondrial
adjective Date: 1963 relating to, composed of, or being parts and especially fragments of mitochondria <
submitochondrial membranes
>
<
submitochondrial particles
>

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • submitochondrial — sub·mi·to·chon·dri·al .səb .mīt ə kän drē əl adj relating to, composed of, or being parts and esp. fragments of mitochondria <submitochondrial membranes> <submitochondrial particles> …   Medical dictionary

  • submitochondrial — ˌ adjective Etymology: sub + mitochondrial : of, relating to, composed of, or being parts and especially fragments of mitochondria submitochondrial membranes submitochondrial particles …   Useful english dictionary

  • submitochondrial — adjective Describing any subunit of a mitochondrion …   Wiktionary

  • submitochondrial — sub·mitochondrial …   English syllables

  • Submitochondrial particle — A submitochondrial particle is a compartmentalized membranous product of exposing mitochondria to ultrasound. This causes the cristae to pinch off forcing the inner mitochondrial membrane inside out. As a consequence, the F1 particle becomes… …   Wikipedia

  • submitochondrial particle — Formed by sonicating mitochondria. Small vesicles in which the inner mitochondrial membrane is inverted to expose the innermost surface …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • particle — 1. A very small piece or portion of anything. 2. An elementary p. such as a proton or electron. [L. particula, dim. of pars, part] alpha p. (α) a p. consisting of two neutrons and two protons, with a positive charge (2e+); emitted energetically… …   Medical dictionary

  • Mitochondrion — For the metal band, see Mitochondrion (band). Two mitochondria from mammalian lung tissue displaying their matrix and membranes as shown by electron microscopy …   Wikipedia

  • Protein targeting — This article deals with protein targeting in eukaryotes except where noted. Protein targeting or protein sorting is the mechanism by which a cell transports proteins to the appropriate positions in the cell or outside of it. Sorting targets can… …   Wikipedia

  • ATP synthase — Molecular model of ATP synthase by X ray diffraction method ATP synthase (EC 3.6.3.14) is an important enzyme that provides energy for the cell to use through the synthesis of adenosine triphosphate (ATP). ATP is the most commonly used energy… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”