The basic and functional unit of our human body is cell. Human body is made up of 60 – 75 trillion cells. They have different sizes, shapes and functions. One group of similar cells makes tissues which in turn makes organs. System comprises of many organs which eventually makes what we see… A whole human body.
Being the basic unit of body, any changes in function or structure can alter the function of the body or in other words any disturbance in basic functioning or cell damage can lead to disease.
Are there ways that can protect cells from damage? Let’s find out.
Telomere and its functioning was discovered by Sir Hermann Joseph Muller and Miss Barbara McClintock in the span of 10 years.