Structural component of the nucleus, composed of nucleic acids and proteins
Threadlike structures within the nucleus composed of a deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) molecule that carries hereditary information encoded in genes
Jellylike substance found within the cell membrane composed of proteins, salts, water, dissoved gases and nutrients
deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA)
Molecule that holds genetic information capable of replicating and producing an exact copy whenver the cell divides
Muscular wall that divides the thoracic cavity from the abdominopelvic cavity
Sum of all physical and chemical changes that take place in a cell or an organism
Cellular structure that provides a specialized function, such as the nucleus (reproduction), ribosomes (protein synthesis), Golgi apparatus (removal of material from the cell), and lysosomes (digestion).
Study of the nature of diseases, their causes, development and consequences.
Rhythmic contraction and relaxation of the walls of a tubular organ to propel its contents onward.