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Cytoskeleton

protein skeleton-gives cells their shape

Cilia

short hair like projections: moves material over surface of a cell

Flagella

propels a cell (male sperm cell)

Centrioles

move DNA during cell division

Ribosomes

involved in protein synthesis by linking amino acids together

Inclusions

temporary organelles

Endoplasmic reticulum

synthesis of secretory products; intracellular storage and trasport

Golgi Apparatus

modify package special proteins

Golgi apparatus: lysosomes

packages that contain digestive enzymes

Golgi apparatus: peroxisomes

packages that remove toxic chemicals

Mitochondria

power plants of cell: produce ATP

Vacuole

found in adipose cells

Nucleus

(contains genetic material)




Control of metabolism; storage & processing of genetic info; control of protein synthesis

Nucleus: Chromatin

unwound DNA

Nucleus: Chromosomes

highly wound super coil DNA

Nucleus: Nucleolus

Area of newly manufactured RNA

Microvilli

finger like projections of cell membrane and do not move; enlarge surface area of cell