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Science Organelles

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cell wall
a structure that surrounds the cell membrane of some cells and provides strength and support to the cell membrane
chloroplast
an organelle found in a plant and algae cells where photosynthesis occurs
nucleolus
stores materials that make ribosomes
nuclear membrane
controls movement of materials in and out of the nucleus
nucleus
contains the cell's DNA and is the control center of the cell
ER
tube network in cytoplasm where cell substances are made
cell membrane
controls movement of materials in and out of the cells
cytoplasm
contains cell materials
large vacuole
stores water and dissolved materials in plant cells
ribosomes
this is where proteins are made
Golgi complex
bodies that store and release chemicals for cell use
mitochondria
rod shaped bodies that release energy for cell use
DNA
heredity material that controls all the activities of a cell, contains information to make new cells, and provides instructions for making proteins
lysosomes
a special vesicle in a cell that digests food particles wastes and foregin invaders