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Cell specialization

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noun

The cell performing a specific function for a larger organ or tissue.



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  • cell specialization is an adaptation to do a particular job in a cell

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Stem Cells and Cell division?

Hello, I am well aware of the concepts of Stem Cells (Cell specialization) and Cell Division (Mitosis), however I am unsure of where their applications lie. ...

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by CaptainCovalency
Thu Jul 10, 2014 3:54 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Stem Cells and Cell division?
Replies: 0
Views: 322

what process is needed to create human being

Lots of differentiation - specialization of cell types as they go from stem-cell states to their final states as neurons, liver cells, skin cells, etc.

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by AstraSequi
Sun Mar 18, 2012 11:25 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: what process is needed to create human being
Replies: 4
Views: 2200

Cells

... I'm not sure anybody's gonna read this) to understand why cells are small let's imagine they're not.instead,we have one huge cell(like ... the point is smaller cells = more cells at the same volume = more specialization of function = more efficient of a multi-cellular organism ...

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by mieuses
Sun Nov 13, 2011 8:31 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cells
Replies: 9
Views: 4718

Specialization

Specialization or cellular differenciation (please correct me if these are two different concepts) is the process by which a less specialized ...

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by TheVirus
Sun Nov 01, 2009 10:21 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Specialization
Replies: 3
Views: 3270

Few questions about biology

4. a few cells may never divide again. any cell after it divides can either form a cell that further goes on further replication or specialization. ever heard of RBC dividing atleast i have never.

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by jwalin
Mon Oct 12, 2009 12:00 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Few questions about biology
Replies: 8
Views: 8720
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