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How would you feed you cells if you didn't have a digestive system?

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Sarah TerrisUCL Graduate in Pharmaceutics with 3 years of tutoring experience17.5k students helped

Hi Max! Humans have a digestive system for this purpose. Other organisms have different ways of feeding cells such as: plants use roots to obtain nutrients from the soil and fungi depend on their cell walls to absorb nutrients. Who knows, maybe we could have even had a combination of these!

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