Mitochondrial Ca2+ signaling is a well-appreciated regulator of cell metabolism and energy production. A major function of mitochondria in brown adipose tissue (BAT) is thermogenesis. Assali et al. offer new insights into how the mitochondrial Ca2+ extrusion mediator NCLX is crucial for BAT survival and thermogenesis.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Molecular Biology
- Cell Biology