Card Set Information
Names and Functions
Functions of Centrosome?
Forms a mitotic spindle
Forms cilia and flagella
Functions of Cilium?
Moves fluids along a cell's surface
Functions of Cytosol?
Transport of dissolved substances
Provides intracellular environment
Functions of Cytoskeleton?
Provides intracellular frameworks
Functions of Golgi Complex?
Modifies chemicals received from the RER
Forms secretory vesicles
Forms lysosomes and peroxisomes
Functions of Lysosome?
Functions of Nucleus?
Protects gene (DNA)
Copies information from gene to RNA
Functions of Mitochondrion?
Functions of Peroxisome?
Oxidizes organic substances within a cell.
Functions of Plasma Membrane?
Used to identify cells
Provides means for enzymatic reactions
Regulates transportation of molecules
Carries impulses for communication
Forms cell junctions
Functions of Ribosome?
Functions of Rough ER (Endoplasmic Reticulum)?
Binds up ribosomes
Synthesizes phospholipids for membranes
Functions of Secretory Vesicle?
Discharges proteins via exocytosis
Functions of Smooth ER (Endoplasmic Reticulum)?
Synthesizes fats and steroids