An organelle called the lysosome

An organelle called the lysosome - particles of food taken...

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An organelle called the  lysosome  (see Figure  1  ) is  derived from the Golgi body. It is a droplike sac of  enzymes  in the cytoplasm. These enzymes are used for digestion within the cell. They break down 
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Unformatted text preview: particles of food taken into the cell and make the products available for use. Enzymes are also contained in a cytoplasmic body called the peroxisome....
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This note was uploaded on 11/11/2011 for the course BIO 101 taught by Professor Pesthy during the Fall '07 term at Texas State.

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