Cell Structure

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  • Cell Structure
    • A typical animal cell
      • Mitochondria - where respiration takes place
      • Ribosomes - where protein synthesis takes place
    • Plant Cell
      • Cell wall - Gives the cell structure (made of cellulose)
      • Vacuole - filled with cell sap, which supports the cell
      • Chloroplast - Where photosynthesis takes place
    • Types of cell
      • Prokaryotic - bacterial cells
      • Eukaryotic - plant, animal and fungal cells
    • A typical bacterial cell
      • Flagella - a tail-like structure that allows the bacteria to move
      • Capsule - protects the bacteria from antibiotics
      • Plasmids - small loops of DNA


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