Endosymbiosis Theory

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Endosymbiont - Endosymbiosis Theory and Mitochondria and Chloroplasts
... The endosymbiosis theory attempts to explain the origins of organelles such as mitochondria and chloroplasts in eukaryotic cells ... The theory proposes that chloroplasts and mitochondria evolved from certain types of bacteria that eukaryotic cells engulfed through endophagocytosis ... According to endosymbiosis theory, an anaerobic cell probably ingested an aerobic bacterium but failed to digest it ...

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