Publications & References

Driven by the Power of Mitochondria


  1. Clark MA, Shay JW. Mitochondrial transformation of mammalian cells. Nature 1982;295:605-7.
  2. Ahmad T, Mukherjee S, Pattnaik B, et al. Miro1 regulates intercellular mitochondrial transport & enhances mesenchymal stem cell rescue efficacy. EMBO J 2014;33:994-1010.
  3. King MP, Attardi G. Injection of mitochondria into human cells leads to a rapid replacement of the endogenous mitochondrial DNA. Cell 1988;52:811-9.
  4. Spees JL, Olson SD, Whitney MJ, Prockop DJ. Mitochondrial transfer between cells can rescue aerobic respiration. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2006;103:1283-8.
  5. Islam MN, Das SR, Emin MT, et al. Mitochondrial transfer from bone-marrow-derived stromal cells to pulmonary alveoli protects against acute lung injury. Nat Med 2012;18:759-65.
  6. Hofling AA, Vogler C, Creer MH, Sands MS. Engraftment of human CD34+ cells leads to widespread distribution of donor-derived cells and correction of tissue pathology in a novel murine xenotransplantation model of lysosomal storage disease. Blood 2003;101:2054-63.
  7. Rocca CJ, Goodman SM, Dulin JN, et al. Transplantation of wild-type mouse hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells ameliorates deficits in a mouse model of Friedreich’s ataxia. Sci Transl Med 2017;9.
  8. Rotig A, Cormier V, Blanche S, et al. Pearson’s marrow-pancreas syndrome. A multisystem mitochondrial disorder in infancy. J Clin Invest 1990;86:1601-8.
  9. Elliott, H. R., Samuels, D. C., Eden, J. A., Relton, C. L. & Chinnery, P. F. Pathogenic mitochondrial DNA mutations are common in the general population. American journal of human genetics 83, 254-260, doi:10.1016/j.ajhg.2008.07.004 (2008).
  10. Piero Farruggia, Floriana Di Marco, and Carlo Dufour. Pearson syndrome. EXPERT REVIEW OF HEMATOLOGY, 2018. VOL. 11, NO. 3, 239–2
  11. Gr_ainne S. Gorman et al., Prevalence of Nuclear and Mitochondrial DNA Mutations Related to Adult Mitochondrial Disease. ANN NEUROL 2015;77:753–759