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MembraneMitochondrion envelopeMitochondrion membraneMitochondrion outer membraneMitochondrion

Definition

The outer membrane of a mitochondrion is the mitochondrial membrane facing the cytoplasm.

Synonyms

Mitochondrial outer membrane
Outer mitochondrial membrane

Category

› Cellular component

Keywords

Mitochondrion outer membrane

GOi

mitochondrial outer membrane [ GO:0005741 ]