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Eliminating Mitochondrial DNA from Sperm

Chan, David C. and Schon, Eric A. (2012) Eliminating Mitochondrial DNA from Sperm. Developmental Cell, 22 (3). pp. 469-470. ISSN 1534-5807. PMCID PMC3995028. doi:10.1016/j.devcel.2012.02.008.

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Most eukaryotes show uniparental inheritance of mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA). In this issue of Developmental Cell, DeLuca and O'Farrell (2012) show that active elimination of mtDNA during sperm development in Drosophila ensures that mature spermatozoa are devoid of DNA.

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Additional Information:© 2012 Elsevier Inc. Available online 12 March 2012.
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PubMed Central ID:PMC3995028
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Official Citation:David C. Chan, Eric A. Schon, Eliminating Mitochondrial DNA from Sperm, Developmental Cell, Volume 22, Issue 3, 13 March 2012, Pages 469-470, ISSN 1534-5807, 10.1016/j.devcel.2012.02.008.
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