Girl Power in DNA

The largest cell in the human body is the female egg.

It is the only cell visible with the naked eye.

Mitochondria, known as the powerhouse of the cell, is used in mitochondrial DNA, which is passed almost exclusively from mom to offspring through their egg cell.

Just one more way to catch a killer.

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-do-researchers-trace/

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