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The regular sequence of growth & division that cells undergo.
The stage of the cell cycle during which the cell's nucleus divides into 2 new nuclei & 1 copy of the DNA is distributed into each daughter cell.
The stage of the cell cycle that takes place before cell division occurs; the cell grows, copies its DNA & prepares to divide.
first phase of mitosis in which chromosomes become visible and nuclear membrane disappears
third phase of mitosis, during which the chromosome pairs separate and move towards opposites poles
4th and final phase of mitosis, during which the chromosomes begin to disperse into a tangle of dense material
The final stage in the cell cycle, in which the cell's ctyoplasm divides, distributing the organelles into each of the 2 new cells.
area where the chromatids of a chromosome are attached
The process by which a cell makes a copy of the DNA in its nucleus.
material inside the cell membrane-not including the nucleus
deoxyribonucleic acid, the material that contains the information that determines inherited characteristics
A double rod of condensed chromatin; contains DNA that carries genetic information .
One of the identical rods of a chromosome.
A change in a gene or chromosome.
2nd phase of mitosis; Chromosomes line up in the middle of the cell
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