- Sep 23, 2005
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- Political Leaning
Bacteria has to have specific environment to function on its own or it dies--the embryo does too. Bacteria function independently of the function of the environment but it is dependent upon the environment. Same goes for the embryo.steen said:When it has an individual, sustained function.
That in a bacteria, the single cell IS the organism, that IS the mature, sustained individual.
The embryo is an organism, steen.