which organell is called digestive bag & why??

Asked by snigdhar | 24th May, 2009, 09:56: PM

Expert Answer:

Lysosomes.

They contain powerful enzymes which are capable of digesting or breaking down all organic materials. They serve as intracellular digestive system.  (and destroy any foreign material which enter the cell.) Hence they are called as digestive bags.

Answered by  | 25th May, 2009, 10:27: PM

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