Ciprofloxacin Has Dramatic Effects on the Mitochondrial Genome (image) University of Eastern Finland Share Print E-Mail Caption Ciprofloxacin has dramatic effects on the mitochondrial genome -- antibiotics should be used cautiously. Credit UEF / Raija Törrönen Usage Restrictions Please mention the credit. 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.