ATP synthase images
In this gallery we look at images related to adenosine triphosphate (ATP) synthase, a nanoscale machine that is essential to life
An enzyme is a protein that increases the rate of a reaction, often by at least a million times that of the uncatalysed reaction.
1. Molecular model of ATP
2. An isolated mitochondrion
3. Cells with organelles
4. Mitochondria in the cell cytoplasm
5. Three mitochondria surrounded by cytoplasm
6. TEM of a mitochondrion
8. Normal muscle X 63
Image research by Iona Twaddell and captions by Rosie Cotter, adapted from Wellcome Collection unless stated otherwise.