Mitochondrial DNA can be inherited from fathers, not just mothers

Mitochondrial DNA can be inherited from fathers, not just mothers, Published online: 14 January 2019; doi:10.1038/d41586-019-00093-1

A tenet of elementary biology is that mitochondria — the cell’s powerhouses — and their DNA are inherited exclusively from mothers. A provocative study suggests that fathers also occasionally contribute. http://feeds.nature.com/nature/rss/current via https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-019-00093-1

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