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What does MPTP stand for?

MPTP stands for Mitochondrial Permeability Transition Pore (microbiology)

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More specifically, a generalised mega-channel, commonly referred to as the mitochondrial permeability transition pore (mPTP), assembles in the inner mitochondrial membrane (IMM) during ischaemic injury and significantly contributes to the observed changes in mitochondrial permeability.
Transgenic mouse models of human neurodegenerative disease are beginning to reveal possible principles governing the biology of selective neuronal vulnerability that implicate mitochondria and the mitochondrial permeability transition pore.