Mitochondria contain their own genome that is expressed by nuclear-encoded factors imported into the organelle. This review provides a summary of the current state of knowledge regarding the mechanism of protein translation in human mitochondria and the factors involved in this process.
How do mammalian mitochondria synthesize proteins?
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J. Rorbach, R. Soleimanpour-Lichaei, R.N. Lightowlers, Z.M.A. Chrzanowska-Lightowlers; How do mammalian mitochondria synthesize proteins?. Biochem Soc Trans 1 November 2007; 35 (5): 1290–1291. doi: https://doi.org/10.1042/BST0351290
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