Cell Structure


Cell structure of eukaryotic cells. The eukaryotic cells explored here are animal and plant cells.
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Main structural contents of an animal cell Plasma Membrane, Nucleus, Mitochondria, Nucleolus, Ribosomes, Cytoplasm.
Two different structures in a plant cell compared to an animal cell. Chloroplast Plant Cell Wall
Function of Mitochondria Energy Supply
Function of the Nucleus Control centre of the cell
Genetic components within the nucleus DNA DeoxyriboNucleicAcid
Function of Nuclear Pores Transport of mRNA in and out of the nucleus
Organelles suspended in the cytoplasm Mitochondria, Ribosomes, Chloroplasts (in plant cells)
Inner foldings of the Inner Mitochondrial Membrane Cristae
Process by which plant cells produce energy Photosynthesis
Cellular molecules within plant cells involved in photosynthesis Chlorophyll
Main structural component of the plant cell wall Cellulose
Function of Nucleolus Generation of Ribosomal RNA (rRNA)
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