Cilia and Flagella - either move fluid over the surface of...

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Cilia and Flagella Cilia and flagella are actually microtubule-based projections of the plasma membrane. They are responsible for the movement of a variety of eukaryotic cell. Cilia beat in a coordinated manner in a back and forth motion which functions to
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Unformatted text preview: either move fluid over the surface of the cell or move the cell itself through the fluid. Flagella are much longer but very similar in structure. They have a more wavelike pattern of beating....
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This document was uploaded on 11/03/2011 for the course BIOLOGY MCB2010 at Broward College.

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