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Animal cells are eukaryotic cells, or cells that contain a membrane-bound nucleus. The nucleus holds the DNA of the cell that provides the cell with instructions for life. More »

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Somatic cells go through the process of mitosis. The Genetics Home Reference website defines a somatic cell as any cell that is not an egg cell or sperm cell. More »

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Human muscle cells, fungi and some bacteria undergo lactic acid fermentation, while yeast cells undergo alcoholic fermentation. Both processes take place in the cells' cytoplasm. More »

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Human epithelial cells, which are animal cells, and elodea cells, which are plant cells, share many structures because both are eukaryotic cells, or cells with a membrane-bound nucleus. Common structures in animal and pl... More »

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Prokaryote cells can live without and do not contain a membrane-bound nucleus. Instead, the DNA they possess is free inside the cell. Eurkaryotic cells possess a membrane-bound nucleus that is essential to many of the ce... More »

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Osteocytes, also known as bone cells, have all the organelles found in other eukaryotic cells, such as a nucleus, mitochondria, cell membrane and endoplasmic reticulum. The major difference is that bone cells do not divi... More »

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According to the University of Maryland, prokaryotic cells are around 10 to 100 times smaller than eukaryotic cells. Prokaryotic cells have a cell wall that is chemically complex. Eukaryotic cells have a very simple cell... More »

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