This organelle can divide on its own, has two phospholipid bilayers which make up internal foldings called cristae, and is the site of cellular respiration.
Are found on the rough endoplasmic reticulum, are synthesized in the nucleolus, and are the site of protein synthesis in the cytoplasm.
Aids in support of the cell shape, suspends organelles, and serves as the medium in which things are transported around the cell.
A bilayer of phospholipids which encompasses the cell and internal organelles, regulates what molecules can pass through based on size and charge.
The rough version is found near the nucleus and assists in transporting proteins to the golgi bodies.
Embedded within the cell membrane to allow specific molecules in such as sodium, potassium and glucose.
A membrane full of digestive enzymes which are used to recycle worn down organelles and break down intruders like bacteria.
Used by plants to store water to stay rigid. In animal cells these are sites of storage for proteins or other nutrients.
Single membrane spheres which are used in the transportation of material around and out of the cell.
Growing and shrinking polymers which transport vesicles around the cell and aid in cell division.
Tiny hair like protrusions from the cell membrane which help single celled organisms move and also these guide material close to cell surface for absorption.
Contains a cell's DNA and creates messages in the form of RNA which will be read by the ribosomes for protein synthesis.
The mailroom of the cell where vesicles are directed to where they need to go either around the cell or secreted out of the cell.
Unraveled version of chromosomes found within the nucleus. Is read and translated into messages readable by the ribosomes.
Site of ribosome synthesis found within the nucleus.
Site of Microtubule synthesis which aids in animal cell reproduction.
The phospholipid bilayer surrounding the nucleus, is porous but access is tightly restricted.
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