One of two identical "sisters" parts of a duplicated chromosome.
Area where the chromatids of a chromosome are attached.
Period of the cell cycle between cell division.
Series of events that cells go through as they grow and divide.
Part of eukaryotic cell division during which the cell nucleus divides.
First and longest phase of mitosis, during which the chromosomes become visible and the centrioles seperate and take up positions on the opposite sides of the nucleus.
One of two tiny structures located in the cytoplasm of animal cells near the nuclear envelope.
Fan like microtubule structure that helps seperate the chromosomes during mitosis.
Second phase of mitosis, during which the chromosomes line up across the center of the cell.
Fourth and final phase of mitosis, during which the chromosomes begin to disperse into a tangle of dense material.
Third phase of mitosis, during which the chromosomes pairs seperate and move toward opposite poles.
Division of the cytoplasm during cell division.