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  • n. Plural form of hydrogenosome.


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  • I didn't realize this, but anaerobic organisms have an entirely different organelle, called hydrogenosomes, that power their cells.

    Boing Boing

  • Intermediates exist in the form of hydrogenosomes and mitosomes from amitochondriate primitive eukaryotes.

    A critique on the endosymbiotic theory for the origin of mitochondria

  • The genome of Rickettsia prowazekii and some thoughts on the origin of mitochondria and hydrogenosomes.

    Parasite Rex

  • I'm not sure whether hydrogenosomes have the same sort of origin story as mitochondria-i. e., separate organisms that took up residence in a host cell and became part of its machinery-but that's the first thing I'm researching tonight when I get a chance.

    Boing Boing

  • Instead, images of loriciferan tissue reveal what look like hydrogenosomes, organelles that power some anaerobic single-celled creatures.

    U.S. News

  • The research team may indeed have found multicelled creatures living in anoxic conditions, but the evidence for those creatures having hydrogenosomes still looks "preliminary," cautions Johannes Hackstein of Radboud University Nijmegen in the Netherlands, who studies the structures.

    U.S. News

  • "Instead, they possess large numbers of organelles resembling hydrogenosomes -- anaerobic forms of mitochondria -- that were previously seen in single-celled organisms inhabiting no-oxygen environments."

    The Times of India

  • Previous research has indicated that hydrogenosomes may have evolved from mitochondria, while other research suggests they evolved independently.

    PhysOrg.com - latest science and technology news stories

  • Instead, the new loriciferans have organelles that resemble hydrogenosomes, which are used by some single-celled eukaryotes to generate energy without oxygen.

    PhysOrg.com - latest science and technology news stories

  • These fascinating animals are new members of the phylum Loricifera and possess mitochondria that in electron micrographs look very much like hydrogenosomes, the H2-producing mitochondria found among several unicellular eukaryotic lineages.

    BioMed Central - Latest articles


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