what are somatic and non somatic cells?

Asked by vaish | 19th Feb, 2012, 08:18: AM

Expert Answer:

Somatic cells means the body cells, other than the reproductive cells. These are usually diploid.
Germ cells are those cells involved in reproduction, eg- sperm and ovum. The mature germ cells are haploid.

Answered by  | 20th Feb, 2012, 09:19: AM

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