Suppose you are a ....?

ANDREI POPOV ANDREI.POPOV at bbsrc.ac.uk
Thu Mar 23 11:42:25 EST 1995


>Mitochondria seem to be disposable at least in yeast

>If we start speaking about special cell types, one can come up with several
>other examples: Red blood cells can do without a nucleus, 

I cannot agree here.
Red blood "cells" do not divide, they are not, properly
speaking, cells,
while yeast cells without mitochondria form petites
and happily grow further

andrei




More information about the Cellbiol mailing list