Specialised Cells



This video describes how in multicellular organisms, cells can specialise to perform a particular job. The example animal cells used in the video are nerve cells, sperm cells and muscle cells. The example plant cells used are root hair cells, xylem and phloem cells.

Key Words

myelin, striated, glycogen, cardiac, acrosome, xylem, lignin, phloem, translocation, companion cells, dendrites, axon, synapse