Stem cells and differentiation

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What are stem cells?
Unspecialised cells
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What do stem cells do?
Differentiate into specialised cells
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What do cells in the bone marrow differentiate into?
Blood cells
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What do cells in the meristems differentiate into?
Xylem and Phloem
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What are the 4 specialised animal cells we need to know?
Neutrophils(flexible shape), erthrocytes(large surface area, binconcave shape), epthelial cells(diffusion of gases), sperm cells(flagella)
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What are the 3 specialised plant cells we need to know?
Palisade mesophyll cells(many chloroplasts), root hair cells(large surface area), guard cells(pores)
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