what is nucleolus?

what is the difference between nucleus and nucleolus?

 

Asked by imtiyazmulla68 | 15th Mar, 2018, 07:19: PM

Expert Answer:

The nucleolus is a dark spherical body inside the nucleus containing proteins and RNA.

Nucleus

Nucleolus

 It is a large spherical structure present in the cell.

It is very small and is present inside the nucleus

It contain chromosome

RNA is present

It is a main cell organelle

It is a cells’ sub-organelle

It plays major role in controlling cellular functions as well as in inheritance.

It assembles the ribosomes and also involved in RNA metabolism


Answered by Sivanand Patnaik | 16th Mar, 2018, 08:27: AM