Multicellular Organs and Organisms
Published Online: 25 APR 2001
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Andrews, E. R. 2001. Multicellular Organs and Organisms. eLS. .
- Published Online: 25 APR 2001
In unicellular organisms the single cell performs all of the necessary functions for life. In multicellular organisms groups of cells specialize within tissues and organs performing specific tasks.