Question of The Day05-05-2021

Name the organ which is called the ‘suicidal bag’ of the cell?


Correct Answer : c ) Lysosomes

Explanation :

Lysosomes are single membrane organelles in cells. They contain digestive enzymes that break down waste materials, foreign material and cellular debris. Lysosomes digest or damage its own cells by its own enzymes, which lead to cell death, hence known as ‘Suicidal Bag’ of the Cells. They are also capable of digesting nucleic acid, polysaccharides, fats, and proteins.

Mitochondria is known as the 'Power house of the cell'. 

Hence, option (c) is correct.

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