Mitochondria’s role in human evolution

Mitochondria’s role in human evolution
Mitochondria that are popularly known to us as “power house of the cell” perform a crucial role in our physiology too. It has been recently researched that, mitochondrial DNA mutations help the humans and mammals in adapting fastly and flexibly to an environmental change without endangering a population's overall survival. This discovery gives a new perspective in understanding the human biology.
How to cite this article:
Hameedunissa Begum Shariff. Mitochondria’s role in human evolution . BioLim O-Media. 12 March, 2017. 5(3).
Available from: http://archive.biolim.org/omedia/read/BOMA0195.