The cells in similar tissues and organs in other animals are similar to those in human beings but differ somewhat from cells found in plants.
Learning Goal 3b
The way in which cells function is similar in all living organisms.
For Grades: 9-12
Learning Goal 2a
Within the cells are specialized parts for the transport of materials, energy capture and release, protein building, waste disposal, passing information, and even movement.
Learning Goal 5
Complex interactions among the different kinds of molecules in the cell cause distinct cycles of activities, such as growth and division. Cell behavior can also be affected by molecules from other parts of the organism or even other organisms.