Isolating Mitochondria (image) University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine Share Print E-Mail Caption Manual isolation of a single live mitochondria. The mitochondria can be seen under a microscope where a thin glass tube can be used to isolate the mitochondria from the dendrite region of the mouse neuron. Credit Jacqueline Morris and Jaehee Lee, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.