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Cell Structure

Microvilli Short extensions that absorbs material into the cell
Nucleolus Assembles ribosomes
Nucleus Contains DNA and proteins
Smooth endoplasmic reticulum (ER) Synthesizes lipids
Plasma membrane Bilayer of phospholipids
Centrioles Separates chromosomes during cell division
Cytosol Liquid portion of cytoplasm
Lysosomes Degrades waste products
Rough endoplasmic reticulum (ER) Series of membranes studded with ribosomes; sorts proteins and forms them into more complex compounds
Secretory Vesicles Store materials and move materials into or out of the cell in bulk (your cell's PODS container)
Ribosomes Assembles amino acids into proteins
Peroxisomes Breaks down free radicals in the cell
Cilia Hair-like projections that move the fluids around the cell
Mitochondrion (bean shaped) Generates ATP
Golgi apparatus Packages proteins for export
Nuclear membrane Encloses nucleus
Created by: Nurse Debbie



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