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    Eukaryotic Cells

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    Cells are the basic components of all living things. Both the prokaryotic and the eukaryotic cell contain a plasma membrane, a cytoplasm, DNA, and ribosomes. One of the main differences between a eukaryotic and prokaryotic cell is that a prokaryotic cell lacks a nucleus, (pro means before and kary means nucleus) and it also lacks membrane-bound organelles. Instead of having a nucleus, prokaryotes have a single chromosome. This chromosome is often referred to as a gonophore. Due to prokaryotes being

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    1) The eukaryotic cell consists of many organelles with distinct parts and functions. The nucleus is the control center for the cell that stores the cell’s genetic material in DNA form. It also has coded instructions for making proteins and other important molecules. On the outside of the cell is the cell wall, which is the strong supporting layer around the cell membrane that is located in some cells. Inside the cell wall is the cell membrane, which is a flexible and thin barrier that surrounds

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    Prokaryotic and Eukaryotic There are two basic types of cells, prokaryotic cells and eukaryotic cells. The main difference between eukaryotic and prokaryotic cells is that eukaryotic cells have a nucleus. The nucleus is where cells store their DNA, which is the genetic material. The nucleus is surrounded by a membrane. Prokaryotic cells do not have a nucleus. Instead, their DNA floats around inside the cell. Organisms with prokaryotic cells are called prokaryotes. All prokaryotes are single-celled

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    Eukaryotes and prokaryotes There are only two types of cell in the world, these are eukaryotic and prokaryotic cells. They are both similar and different in many ways, for example prokaryotes are only a few micrometres in size whereas eukaryotes are between 5-100 micrometres and nearly 10,000 times the volume of that of a prokaryote. A chemical similarity between the two is that they both either contain or use proteins, carbohydrates, lipids and nucleic acids to store or create energy. Both eukaryotes

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    Eukaryotic Cell

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    Structure Eukaryotic Cell Prokaryotic Cell Nucleus It has got an organized nucleus along with nuclear envelope.   It is a single-celled organisms that do not have an organized nucleus.    Chromosomes The DNA is organized in linear chromosomes in which a long strand of DNA is tightly coiled and packaged around special proteins known as histones.   The DNA is not combined with histones as there is no chromosomes and so the circular DNA is found free in the cytoplasm and it is always attached

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    Eukaryotic Cells

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    There are two basic types of cells, eukaryotic cells, and prokaryotic cells. Within both cell types, several differences and similarities exist. The main difference between the cell types is that eukaryotic cells have a nucleus. This nucleus within eukaryotic cells is the place where cells store their genetic material (DNA) (Cruz, n.d.). In contrast, prokaryotic cells do not have a nucleus. Instead, DNA within prokaryotic cells simply floats around inside of the cell (Daempfle, 2016.). Moreover

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    All living cells on this planet fall in one of two categories. They are either going to be a Prokaryote or Eukaryote organism. Prokaryote are simplest and most ancient type of cells. It was the only form of life on Earth for billions of years before eventually giving rise to Eukaryotic cells. This composition will distinguish the differences and similarities between these two major type of cells on Earth. If you examine Prokaryotes and Eukaryotes side by side, you will spot a number

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    “Eukaryotic cells are complex and include all animal and plant cells. Prokaryotic cells are smaller and simpler, e.g. Bacteria” - (AQA 2008) Eukaryotic cells contain membrane-bound organelles, whereas prokaryotic cells do not contain these. Although both of these cells contain DNA, only eukaryotic cells contain a nucleus. The nucleus is the largest organelle, surrounded by a double membrane (nuclear envelope) containing lots of pores. The nuclear membrane protects contents of the nucleus and controls

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    different microscopic cells that join to shape who they are. Cells are considered the basic building blocks of living things and have many parts, each with a different function(1). The nucleus within a cell is where all the genetic information is stored. Within the nucleus, there are twenty-three long threads of DNA known as chromosomes. Each chromosome contains heredity information to direct synthesis of proteins. Cells in humans and plants are known as eukaryotic and cells in bacteria are known

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    Prokaryotic and Eukaryotic Cells Cells are the basic building block of life. Cells can be either Eukaryotic or Prokaryotic cells. Organism can only contain either one but not both of them. Prokaryotic cells are usually much smaller than Eukaryotic and are less complex. Bacteria are made up of one or more prokaryotic cells. Bacteria are made up of one or more prokaryotic cells. While Eukaryotic cell are found inside plant and animal life. Eukaryotic are more advanced and larger. Prokaryotic cell were the

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