organelle : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a specialized part of a cell; analogous to an organ
the first organelle to be identified was the nucleus
News & Articles
- Artificial organelles transform free radicals into water and oxygen
Researchers have successfully developed artificial organelles that are able to support the reduction of toxic oxygen compounds. This opens up new ways in the development of novel drugs that can influence pathological states directly inside the cell.
July 16, 2013 - Science Daily
- Paul Ahlquist in DailyIndia.com
The virus is reorganizing the cell to make a new organelle. It is a way to keep out competing processes and alarm-ringers and have a place where it can carry out its processes efficiently and for long periods of time,says Ahlquist.