types of cells

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    • Cytoplasm
      • A jelly-like material that contains dissolved nutrients and salts and structures called organelles. It is where many of the chemical reactions happen.
    • ribosome
      • Tiny structures where protein synthesis occurs.
    • Mitochondria
      • Organelles that contains the enzymes for respiration, and where most energy is released in respiration.
    • Nucleus
      • Contains genetic material, including DNA, which controls the cell's activities.
    • cell membrane
      • It is permeable to some substances but not to others and so controls the movement of substances in and out of the cell.


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