Suppose you are a ....?

A.A. Bominaar bominaar at chem.rug.nl
Fri Mar 24 06:16:22 EST 1995


In article <3ks8dh$nk0 at mserv1.dl.ac.uk> ANDREI POPOV <ANDREI.POPOV at bbsrc.ac.uk> writes:
>From: ANDREI POPOV <ANDREI.POPOV at bbsrc.ac.uk>
>Subject: Re:RE: Suppose you are a ....?
>Date: 23 Mar 1995 16:42:25 -0000


>>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

Are you implying that multiplying is our final goal; are humans that do not 
reproduce, properly speaking, not human?

Ton



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