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Which one of the follwing mammalian cells is not capable of metabolising glucose to carbon-dioxide aerobically?

  • White blood cells

  • Unstriated muscle cells

  • Liver cells

  • Red blood cells

Answer

D.

Red blood cells

Cell organelles and nucleus are absent in mature red blood cells, therefore, aerobic respiration do not take place.

Cell organelles and nucleus are absent in mature red blood cells, therefore, aerobic respiration do not take place.