cristae of mitochondria

cris·tae of mi·to·chon·dri·a

, cristae mitochondriales
shelflike infoldings of the inner membrane of a mitochondrion.
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In Figure 1(c), vacuolization of mitochondria was not observed obviously, and the cristae of mitochondria were visible in lymphocytes of the mice conducted by intragastric administration of MGGD.
From the cristae of mitochondria, to the ruffled borders of osteoclasts, to the sizes of animals in different habitats, this concept can be tested, measured, and learned in an effective manner using M&M[R] candies.