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A Typical Animal Cell

The structures inside of cells are known as sub-cellular structures
In an animal cell, the sub-cellular structures include:

  • a nucleus, which controls the activities of the cell and contains the genetic information
  • cytoplasm, where most of the chemical reactions occur
  • a cell membrane, which controls the passage of substances into and out of the cell
  • mitochondria, where aerobic respiration occurs
  • ribosomes, where proteins are synthesised
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Plant Cells

In plant and algal cells, the sub-cellular structures include:

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