Process of forming a new individual from a single cell or individual.
Basic unit of structure and function of a living organism; the basic unit of life.
Deoxyribonucleic acid; nucleic acid that is the genetic material of all organisms.
Ability to do work.
Ability to keep a stable internal environment; ability of the body to maintain a stable internal environment despite a changing environment.
Membrane enclosed organelle in eukaryotic cells that contains the DNA; primary distinguishing feature between a eukaryotic and prokaryotic cell; the information center, containing instructions for making all the proteins in a cell, as well as how much of each one to make.
Process by which specific organisms (including all plants) use the sun's energy to make their own food from carbon dioxide and water; process that converts the energy of the sun, or solar energy, into carbohydrates, a type of chemical energy.
Organic compound composed of amino acids and includes enzymes, antibodies, and muscle fibers.
Reproduction; process of forming a new individual.
Process of forming a new individual from two parents.