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What is the function of a palisade cell??

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Answered Nov 18Biology
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Paris LettiNeuroscience PhD student at University College London

Palisade cells are found in the mesophyll of a leaf and their main function is the absorption of light so that photosynthesis can take place. The palisade mesophyll consists of chloroplasts with chlorophyll that absorb the light energy.