Secret of the human cell? (3)

Each one of the quadrillion cells composing the living human body, functions like a walled city.  Power plants generate the cell’s energy.  Factories produce proteins, vital units of chemical commerce.  Complex transportation systems guide specific chemicals from point to point within the cell and beyond.

Sentries at the barricades control the export and import markets, and monitor the outside world for signs of danger.  Disciplined biological armies stand ready to grapple with invaders.

A centralized genetic government maintain order.  An innate intelligence directs some trillion operations moment to moment.



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