A plant cell is the structural and functional unit of a plant. Plant cells generally form several different colonies in order to become a higher functioning organism....
Trees in a forest, fish in a river, horseflies on a farm, lemurs in the jungle, reeds in a pond, worms in the soil — all these plants and animals are made of the building blocks we call cells. Like these examples, many living things consist of vast numbers of cells working in concert with one another...
Cell division by construction of a phragmoplast as a template for building a cell
plate late in cytokinesis is characteristic of land plants and a few groups of algae,
The Plant Cell publishes novel research of special significance in plant biology,
especially in the areas of cellular biology, molecular biology, genetics, ...
are eukaryotic cells
that are similar to animal cells
. Plastids assist in storing and harvesting needed substances for the plant
. There are a number of important specialized plant cell
types. More »
ATP - ATP is short for adenosine triphosphate; it is a high-energy molecule used
for energy storage by organisms. In plant cells, ATP is produced in the cristae of ...
Plant cells have some specialized properties that make them distinct from animal
cells. Learn how special structures, such as chloroplasts and cell walls, create ...
Learn about the different organelles in a plant cell! Colorful animations make this
flash quiz as fun as it is educational.
Plant cells are eukaryotic and have many of the structures found in animal cells.
Link to pages describing these. Plasma membrane · Nucleus and nucleolus ...
Hank describes why plants are so freaking amazing - discussing their evolution,
and how their cells are both similar to & different from animal cells.