Flashcards in Chapter 2 Bolded Words Deck (13):
Smallest living unit
Surrounds and protects the cell and also regulates what passes into and out of the cell
Controls the operations of the cell. It directs cell division and determines the structure and function of the cell
Within the nucleus. All human body cells except for the arc cells , the egg and the sperm
Process of building up a large proteins from small protein pieces called amino acids. -Ana means up, -bol means to cast, and -ism is a process
Process whereby complex nutrients are broken down to simpler substances and energy is released. -cata means down, Bol- means to cast, and ism- is a process
All the material that is outside the nucleus and yet contained within the cell membrane.
Chemical found within each chromosome. Arrange like a sequence of recipes in code, it direct the activities of the cell
Network of canals within the cytoplasm of the cell. Here, large proteins are made from smaller protein pieces.
Regions of DNA within each chromosome
Picture of chromosomes in the nucleus of a cell. The chromosomes arranged in numerical order to determine their number and structure
Total of the chemical process in a cell. It includes catabolism and anabolism.
Meta- means to change