The process of maintaining a stable cellular environment is called?
Cellular Homeostasis Homeostasis means to maintain a stable environment.
Mitochondria are the site of cellular respiration, also called oxidative phosphorylation. This process is responsible for the production of ATP molecules - the energy currency of the cell. Therefore, the mitochondria are called the powerhouse of the cell. They carry out cellular respiration.They are called the power house of cell.
On providing a hypotonic environment outside the cell, the plasma membrane bursts. When the cell membrane ruptures, the cellular contents are released to the environment as the cell membrane is the 'wall' that separates the cellular contents from the outer environment. In biological terminology, this is called cellular lysis.