Cytoplasm and Organelles

Cytoplasm and Organelles - thickness of cells b....

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Cytoplasm and Organelles: Cytoplasm located between cell membrane and nucleus Cytosol is gel like substance of intracellular fluid Organelles are found in cytosol, enclosed permeable membranes 1. Cytoskeleton - network of proteins that adds structure and flexibility a. microfilaments- slender strands of protein known as actin function- anchor cytoskeleton to integral proteins, changes
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Unformatted text preview: thickness of cells b. Intermediate filaments- between microfilaments and microtubules help stabilize position of organelles, strength and durability c. Microtubules- long hollow tubes designed to maintain shape of cell centered near nucleus where form organelles called centrioles also form cilia, flagella Contribute to process of cell division by forming spindles...
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This note was uploaded on 09/27/2011 for the course BIOLOGY BSC1085 taught by Professor Harris during the Spring '11 term at Broward College.

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