mitochondrion

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mitochondrion

a small spherical or rodlike body, bounded by a double membrane, in the cytoplasm of most cells: contains enzymes responsible for energy production
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Depending on where the cell is attacked, fungicides can act on the cell wall, the cytoplasm membrane, the protoplast, the mitochrondria, the ribosomes, or the nucleus.
Fatty acids in the bloodstream are broken down by mitochrondria, the scientists explain in an editorial published in Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology.
You won't have to say, "There is this blob of such and such a shape, so that must be mitochrondria.

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