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Turns out the powerhouse of our cells could be running at a scorching 50°C

A surprising new study suggests that mitochondria, the 'powerhouse of the cell', actually run at a temperature that's far warmer than the human body.



Scientists have discovered they're running at a sizzling 50°C (122°F), surprisingly much hotter than our bodily average of 37°C ( 98.6°F), and it could force a rethink on how our energy generators actually work.


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