what are cell organlles ? how many types of organlles are their state each funtion .

Asked by Sanjay | 29th Apr, 2017, 04:01: PM

Expert Answer:

A membrane-bound compartment or structure in a cell that performs a special function is called a cell organelle.
Some of the major cell organelles along with their functions are listed below.

Cell organelles

Function

Nucleus

  • Regulates cell functions
  • Contains chromosomes, made of genes, which control hereditary characteristics

Mitochondria

  • Produces ATP which acts as energy currency for the cell

Endoplasmic reticulum

  • Folding of proteins
  • Transport of synthesised proteins

Golgi apparatus

  • Modification and export of proteins

Vacuoles

  • Store water and other substances, food, pigments and waste products
  • Provides turgidity to the cells

Lysosomes

  • Digest and remove wastes from the cell

Ribosomes

  • Synthesise proteins

Plastids (only in plant cells)

  • Site for manufacture and storage of important chemical compounds used by the cell

Answered by Sheetal Kolte | 30th Apr, 2017, 11:19: PM