chondriosome


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chon·dri·o·some

 (kŏn′drē-ə-sōm′)
n.
A mitochondrion.

chondriosome

(ˈkɒndrɪəˌsəʊm)
n
(Biology) another name for mitochondrion
ˌchondrioˈsomal adj
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Noun1.chondriosome - an organelle containing enzymes responsible for producing energychondriosome - an organelle containing enzymes responsible for producing energy
sarcosome - a large mitochondrion in a striated muscle fiber
cell organ, cell organelle, organelle - a specialized part of a cell; analogous to an organ; "the first organelle to be identified was the nucleus"
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However, the myocardial ultrastructure of diabetic and/or SOD2+/- hearts were well-protected and improved by APS treatment, which was characterized by integrated mitochondria, regular sarcomeres, intact endoplasmic reticulum, and undisrupted chondriosome.
These results indicate that ethanol-induced chondriosome injury could be an important early step in ALD pathogenesis.