Flashcards in Chapter 2.2 Stem Cells and Meristems Deck (5):
Stem Cells are cells that can
divide to form cells that can become specialised for different functions in multicellular animals.
Stem cells are involved in the
growth and development of animals
Stem cells are also involved in the repair of
damaged or diseased tissues in animals.
Meristems are the sites of production of
non-specialised cells in plants