In response to cellular stress, mitochondria remodel their structure by organelle division and fusion. In thisissue of Developmental Cell, Cooper etal. (2014) report that a nuclear protein, cyclin C, is recruited from nuclei to mitochondria upon oxidative stress and promotes mitochondrial division and apoptosis of the cell.
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- Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
- Developmental Biology
- Cell Biology