Organelle By Function

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Conducts carbon fixationSome bacteria
Sorting and modification of proteinsAll Eukaryotes
Sequesters cytoplasmic material and organelles for degradationAll Eukaryotes
Pigment storageAnimals
Synthesis of lipids and steroidsAll Eukaryotes
Digest worn-out organelles, food, etc.Most Eukaryotes
Forms mitotic spindleAnimals
Protein storagePlants
Helps spermatozoa fuse with ovumMany Eukaryotes
Biosynthesis, including fatty acidsPlants
Translation of proteins secreted out of the cellAll Eukaryotes
Converts fats into sugarsPlants, few Fungi
Starch storagePlants
Metabolism of fatty acids and detoxificationAll Eukaryotes
Storage/transport of materials in the cellAll Eukaryotes
PhotosynthesisPlants, few Protists
Lipid storagePlants
Production of ribosomesMost Eukaryotes
Pigment storagePlants
Transcription of DNA into RNAAll Eukaryotes
Production of energy (ATP)Most Eukaryotes
Muscle contractionAnimals
Produce hydrogen and energy (ATP)Few unicellular Eukaryotes
Provides magnetic orientationMagnetotactic bacteria
Translation of RNA into proteinsEukaryotes, Prokaryotes
Storage, homeostasisAll Eukaryotes

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