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Unformatted text preview: chemicals between the cell and its surroundings. Each cell also has a prominent nucleus, which houses the cell’s genetic material in the form of DNA. Some key differences include the presence of chloroplasts in some plant cells in which photosynthesis occurs. The cell wall protects the plant cell and maintains its shape. 4. A prokaryotic cell lacks a nucleus and most other organelles. A eukaryotic cell has a nucleus surrounded by its own membrane, and has other internal organelles bounded by membranes....
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This note was uploaded on 09/21/2011 for the course BIOG 1110 taught by Professor Randywayne during the Spring '09 term at Cornell.
- Spring '09