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Red Cell Nucleus
Name: Ashley C. Status: Student Age: 20s Location: N/A Country: N/A Date: 2001
Why do the red blood cells of frogs have a nucleus?
They do not seem to have to worry about using every bit of space for oxygen binding...the nucleus takes up room that the hemoglobin could take. Birds also have nucleated red blood cells.
Peter Faletra Ph.D.
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