Mitochondrial Membranes at Super Resolution


Submitted by Keren Hilgendorf, Eliza Vasile and Jacqueline Lees of the Lees Laboratory and the Microscopy Core Facility at the Koch Institute


Keren Hilgendorf, Eliza Vasile, Jacqueline Lees
Lees Laboratory and Microscopy Core Facility, Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at MIT
Super Resolution Microscopy

"Using super-resolution-structured illumination microscopy, the mitochondrial outer membranes and some of the internal cristae-like membranes structures can be visualized, making it possible to distinguish between proteins that are are externally or internally associated with the mitochondrial membranes, without using an electron microscope."