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Eukaryotic and Prokaryotic

... presence/absence of cell walls, but in plant cells we find some organelles not present in animal cells, such as a large central vacuole, different plastids (of which the green chloroplasts, which are performing photosysnthesis are best known) and lack of centrioles.

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by SteveYst
Wed Oct 03, 2012 1:39 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Eukaryotic and Prokaryotic
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Organelles in animal cells and lipid synthesis

there are more kinds of plastids ;)

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by JackBean
Mon Nov 28, 2011 8:13 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Organelles in animal cells and lipid synthesis
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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... endosymbiotic idea). Endosymbiotic theory encompasses all the organelles that are enclosed in membranes. The actual evidence are genetic data of plastids, mitochondria and bacteria. It has nothing to do with the oxygen level. The theory is about the origin of the organisms. I am surprised you ...

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by scottie
Thu Jul 21, 2011 2:16 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... this bacterium in a membrane interesnub pocket and used as a generator ... Spent the most appropriate selection of the mitochondria ... Then plastids selected such that proliferated in the membrane pockets, but chloroplasts evolved into active only at a special incentive-team. And - "Cambrian ...

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by LeoPol
Tue Jul 19, 2011 7:54 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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Views: 907440

Theories - Origin of Life

... theory does not say, how eukaryotes evolved, but how did we obtain the mitochondria and chloroplasts. The actual evidence are genetic data of plastids, mitochondria and bacteria. It has nothing to do with the oxygen level. I'm sure that you are much more than a schoolboy chemist, so you will ...

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by JackBean
Mon Jul 18, 2011 1:56 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 560
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