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what is the differences between prokaryotic and eukaryotic

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  1. Felis_concolor
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    Also, the word "prokaryote" refers to a specific structure that prokaryotes do NOT have that eukaryotes DO. "Eu" means "new/true", while "pro" means "before" andthe structure these names refer to is the nucleus. Prokaryotic organisms to not have their DNA enclosed within a nuclear membrane, while eukaryotes do. If you have ever gotten to look at samples of pro- and eukaryotes under a microscope you will have seen the nucleus of a eukaryotic cell, whereas the DNA of a prokaryotic cell is loose in the cytoplasm.

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    those cells with its DNA or genetic material bounded inside a nuclear membrance are known as Eukaryotes, whereas those without the membrance bounded genetic material are known as Prokaryotes. Prokaryotes do not have a nucleus, mitochondria, or any other membrane-bound organelles. Etymologically the prefix pro- means before and Karyote means nucleus, moreover Eu- means true.

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    there are two fundamentally different types of cells prokaryotic and eukaryotic *prokaryotic cells or prokaryotes are structurally simple;they do not include a nucleus (DNA is suspended in the cytoplasm in a circular loop) or complex organelles such as mitochondria or chloroplasts. * eukaryotic cells or eukaryotes; unlike prokaryotes , they contain a nucleus as well mitochondria, chloroplasts and other complex organelles. the DNA in eukaryotes are found in the nucleus in the form of strands , or threads NOTE: all prokaryotic organisms are unicellular(only 1 cell), however, eukaryotic organisms could be unicellular(e.g yeasts) or multicelluar(more than 1 cell) (e.g humans)

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    The prokaryotes are a group of organisms that lack a cell nucleus (= karyon), or any other membrane-bound organelles. The organisms that have a cell nucleus are called eukaryotes. Most prokaryotes are unicellular, but a few such as myxobacteria have multicellular stages in their life cycles. Prokaryotes do not have a nucleus, mitochondria, or any other membrane-bound organelles. In other words, neither their DNA nor any of their other sites of metabolic activity are collected together in a discrete membrane-enclosed area. Instead, everything is openly accessible within the cell, some of which is free-floating. A eukaryote is an organism whose cells contain complex structures enclosed within membranes. Eukaryotes may more formally be referred to as the taxon Eukarya or Eukaryota. The defining membrane-bound structure that sets eukaryotic cells apart from prokaryotic cells is the nucleus, or nuclear envelope, within which the genetic material is carried. T Most eukaryotic cells also contain other membrane-bound organelles such as mitochondria, chloroplasts and the Golgi apparatus. All species of large complex organisms are eukaryotes, including animals, plants and fungi, although most species of eukaryote are protist microorganisms

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    Eukaryotes have a nucleus and other membrane bound organelles while prokaryotes don’t. Eukaryotes can be multicellular whole prokaryotes are always unicellular. http://www.ask.com/answers/75337881/what-is-the-main-difference-between-prokaryotic-and-eukaryotic-cells#jaques_frm

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