ExtremeTech Access
Published in

ExtremeTech Access

You Can Inherit Mitochondrial DNA From Your Father After All

by Ryan Whitwam

Your cells need energy to function, and they get most of that energy from mitochondria. Naturally, scientists have taken great interest in studying this cellular organelle, but we’re still encountering surprises. We’ve long believed that mitochondrial DNA is only passed down by mothers. A team of researchers from the US, China, and Taiwan has…

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
ExtremeTech

ExtremeTech

ExtremeTech is the Web’s top destination for news and analysis of emerging science and technology trends, and important software, hardware, and gadgets.