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Macroscopic Cells



Question and Answer about macroscopic cells

Question:

What are macroscopic cells?

Answer:

It is the cells that we can see with the naked eye (without using a microscope or any imaging tool). This is because these cells have dimensions above the resolving power of the human eye (0.1 mm or 100 µm).

Examples of macroscopic cells:

- Egg yolk

- Nitella Green Seaweed

- Orange endocarp alveoli

- human egg

Did you know?

Most cells of living things are microscopic.

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Answerer:

Elaine Barbosa de Souza
Undergraduate student in Biological Sciences at Methodist University of São Paulo.

- The question was submitted to the Toda Biologia website by: Lucas S. Silva on 05/02/2019.