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Power, Sex, Suicide: Mitochondria & Meaning of Life : Nick Lane

The title is gradiose because the topic is profound. Mitochondria are quite literally the fuel cells within the living cells of our bodies. How they got there, the ways they work, and why that is important is the subject of this book.

I won’t give away the shocking ending, but consider yourself warned — no one gets out alive.

REPORT CARD: B+

Update 16 Nov 2010:
Leaps and bounds in the visualization of mitochondria and other cellular and molecular events.

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