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A new component of human blood identified.

In a partnership thought to originate in ancient times the presence of mitochondria in human cells originates from a symbiotic relationship between primitive eukaryotic cells and prokaryotes. Mitochondria are responsible for producing more than 90% of the energy needed by the body to sustain life and support organ function. It does this via the conversion of food molecules into the

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