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3.1: Animal Cells

This schematic represents an idealized animal cell, e.g., a liver cell. The columns to the left and right of the labels contain links to discussions of the particular structures.

Intermediate filaments

Plasma membrane

Peroxisome

Vacuole

Lysosome

Nucleolus

Centrioles

Nucleus

Nuclear envelope

Golgi apparatus

Pinocytotic vesicle

Actin filaments

Glycogen granules

Smooth endoplasmic reticulum

Microtubules

Ribosomes

Mitochondrion

Rough endoplasmic reticulum

Cytosol

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