Cells (biology)

A cell is the basic structural, functional, and biological unit of all known living organisms that can replicate independently. Cells fall into one of two broad categories: prokaryotic and eukaryotic. Only the predominantly single-celled organisms of the domains Bacteria and Archaea are classified as prokaryotes (pro- = “before”; -kary- = “nucleus”). Cells of animals, plants, fungi, and protists are all eukaryotes (ceu- … Leggi tuttoCells (biology)