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Monthly Archives: October 2019

Chloroplast Fact Sheet: Definition, Structure, Genome, and Function

What Is Chloroplast Chloroplasts, cellular organelles also referred to as plastids, are present in plant cells and certain protozoa such as algae and cyanobacteria. They serve as the site for the synthesis of proteins encoded by chloroplast DNA and play a pivotal role in photosynthesis. Indeed, chloroplasts act as the cell’s food producers, converting solar […]