Mode of action of CoQ10-MITO-Porter (IMAGE) Hokkaido University Caption CoQ10-MITO-Porter (green sphere with red and blue protrusions) is taken up by liver cells (hepatocytes) and targets mitochondria. The delivery of CoQ10 reduces the excess ROS produced by mitochondria and thus reduces oxidative stress. (Mitsue Hibino, et al. Scientific Reports. May 10, 2023). Credit Mitsue Hibino, et al. Scientific Reports. May 10, 2023 Usage Restrictions This image is copyrighted but may be used to report on this press release if credited as instructed. License Licensed content 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.