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Post by zivlahav » Wed Oct 19, 2005 3:23 pm

Can someone please tell me what this organelle is, and what is it's function?

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Post by Fried Zygote Sandwich » Fri Oct 21, 2005 8:20 am

It's name has a lot to do with what it is/contains.... That should be a hint ;) H202

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Post by victor » Fri Oct 21, 2005 11:15 am

It's name has a lot to do with what it is/contains.... That should be a hint :wink: Hydrogen peroxyde.
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Post by Fried Zygote Sandwich » Sun Oct 23, 2005 2:11 am

Pfft, haha come on, you've got to make it a BIT of a challenge ;)

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Post by Masha23 » Tue Oct 25, 2005 11:43 pm

Peroxisomes also can occur in the leaves where they give off Carbon Dioxide, can be used in photosynthesis and in seeds where they convert oils into sugars.

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