Differences between Centrosome and Centromere - QS Study
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Differences between Centrosome and Centromere:

Centrosome:

  • Pigments: Absent.
  • Organelle:  It is a cytoplasmic organelle.
  • Spindle fibre: It helps in the formation of spindle fibre.
  • Composition: It is composed of RNA and protein.
  • Centriole: Centriole is present in centrosome.
  • Function: It plays a mentionable role in the formation of spindle apparatus.

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Centromere

  • Pigments: It has different pigments.
  • Organelle: It is a nuclear organelle.
  • Spindle fibre: It helps the chromosomes to be attached to the spindle fibre.
  • Composition: It is composed of DNA and protein.
  • Centriole: It absent.
  • Function: It keeps the chromosome attached to candle apparatus.

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