Falsecolour transmission electron micrograph of a mitochondrion from an unidentified cell Mitochondria are the sites of cell respiration the chemical process which uses molecular oxygen to oxidise sugars fats in order to produce energy The energy is stored as adenosine triphosphate ATP is used by the cell to drive chemical reactions such as protein formation Mitochondria are bound by a double membrane The inner membrane is folded to produce ingrowths called cristae seen here as a series of paired parallel pink lines which are the sites where the chemical reactions of respiration occur Mag x at xcm x at mm size
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