Cytoplasm

A jelly like material found in a living cell. All cellular content enclosed by the plasma membrane, except the nucleus in eukaryotes and the nucleoid region in prokaryotes.

Includes organelles such as mitochondria, as well as soluble enzymes and solute particles.

See also: Autophagosome, Cytoskeleton, Cytosol, Endosome, Plasma Membrane.

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Subjects: Biology