Although it has long been known that mitochondria possess a complex molecular repertoire for accumulating and releasing Ca2+, only in recent years has a large body of data demonstrated that these organelles promptly respond to Ca(2+)-mediated cell stimulations. In this contribution, we will review the principles of mitochondrial Ca2+ homeostasis and its signaling role in different physiological and pathological conditions.
|Number of pages||8|
|Publication status||Published - 2004|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)