Bio I 1 Q 10 - turn in to energy. It gives you the ability...

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Section I Exam Question 10 Mitochondria are organelles that turn energy from food in to physical energy. Mitochondrion is a major part in completing the cellular respiration process, mainly the Krebs Cycle and the electron transport chain (ETC). The Krebs cycle takes place to the interior and the ETC takes place to the inner membrane. With all this being said this is a means of harvesting energy. When you breath oxygen it enters in to your system and is
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Unformatted text preview: turn in to energy. It gives you the ability to normal day to day activities, and exercising. Without Mitochondria you could not complete the cellular respiration cycle and could not breathe. Some of the results of lost mitochondria are aging faster than normal, deformity, and lost of hair....
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This note was uploaded on 01/20/2012 for the course BIO 1010 taught by Professor Finger during the Spring '10 term at Columbia Southern University, Orange Beach.

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