B0003650 Three mitochondria surrounded by cytoplasm
Credit: Dr David Furness. Wellcome Images
Three mitochondria (blue) fractured to reveal the
internal structure. The internal membranes
(cristae) are visible and are covered with enzyme
complexes involved in the conversion of
metabolites into energy. The surrounding cytoplasm
is shown in gold. This a colour-enhanced,
scanning electron micrograph of a freeze-fractured
Scanning electron micrograph
2001 Published: –

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