istheir any reason why mitochondria and plastids have their dna and ribosomes

Asked by  | 22nd May, 2013, 11:17: AM

Expert Answer:

Mitochondria and plastids are semi-autonomous as they are only partially dependent on the cell to replicate and grow as they have their own DNA. They have their own ribosomes to make proteins.

Answered by  | 24th May, 2013, 11:27: AM

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