The mitochondrion is often called the "powerhouse of the cell". It's proper function is absolutely critical to healthy life, as it generates most of the cell's energy and controls the cell cycle. This detailed mitochondrion pendant displays the inner membrane, ribosomes, DNA, and more. A beautiful and unique piece of jewelry, it is also delightful to hold and touch while concentrating on one's biochem homework or dissertation. Hand cast from antiqued pewter and brass, and hung on an 18 inch stainless steel chain. Your choice of the silver colored pewter or the gold colored brass in the front of the locket, with the opposite color in the back.
Students, professors, and researchers in the biological sciences
Doctors, nurses, and medical professionals
AP Biology teachers
...anyone with an admiration for the ingenuity of life
Love it. Decent weight,good quality chain, appreciate the cristae, worn it every day since I got it.
Mitochondria Necklace 2.0
So Cute! I bought this as a mother's day gift for my little sister and her daughter. Can't wait to give it to them!
FREE SHIPPING for orders over $45 within the United States. Buy several items-- keep some and give others as gifts! If you don't quite hit the $45 total, First Class delivery within the U.S. is $3.50 per order, and Priority is $6.50 per order. Gift boxes are ALWAYS included for orders within the U.S. Unless otherwise stated above (near holidays), your order will be processed and mailed within 2 business days. (Near holidays, we often mail out same-day.)
in transit for
from ordering to arrival
1-2 business days
2 - 4 business days
3 - 6 business days
1-2 business days
3 - 5 days
4 - 7 business days
For all countries outside the United States, USPS First Class International shipping without gift boxes is $6 per order. Please note: USPS First Class International shipping can take a very long time to arrive, averaging 4 - 12 weeks, depending on the country. USPS tracking numbers will work only until the package leaves the United States. We will replace packages that go missing before exiting the US border, but cannot replace packages that disappear after that.
The customer is responsible for any VAT or import tax charges.
We are so sure that you (or your lucky gift recipient) will love our jewelry that we have a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee! If you are unhappy with your order for any reason, even if you just decided it wasn't your style after all, simply mail back your undamaged, unworn jewelry and we will give you a full refund minus shipping. Check our reviews... our goal is to get ALL THE STARS. If you have any kind of problem with your order, please email us at email@example.com. We want all of our customers to be completely satisfied!
My first time ordering from this website and I am very impressed. The necklace is beautiful and arrived in a timely manner. Thank you Boutique Academia your professionalism and attention to scientists/math lovers! Will purchase from here again.
I love my tardigrade buddy! I got the vertical one on the long chain and it is just amazing and so cute (and noble and smart, my goodness possibly charming as well). It has a brilliant solid weight & is quite lovely in its pose. It is smooth and I love to hold it as well as it just looking cool around my neck. Shipping was super fast, communication was good, and packaging is nice. All the stars.