Mitochondria- Definition, Structure, Functions and Diagram

Mitochondria- Structure and Functions

Mitochondria Definition Mitochondria are oxygen-consuming ribbon-shaped cellular organelles of immense importance floating free throughout the cell. They are known as the “powerhouse of the cell” since these organelles supply all the necessary biological energy to the cell by oxidizing the … Read more

Extranuclear Inheritance- Cytoplasmic Factors and Types

Extranuclear Inheritance

Though, the genes of nuclear chromosomes have a significant and key role in the inheritance of almost all traits from generations to generations, they altogether cannot be considered as the sole vehicles of inheritance. Certain experimental evidences suggest the occurrence … Read more