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Mitosis

<p>Division of the nucleus in which the chromosome number remains the same as the parent cell, occurs in somatic cells</p>

Division of the nucleus in which the chromosome number remains the same as the parent cell, occurs in somatic cells

<p>Division of the nucleus in which the chromosome number remains the same as the parent cell, occurs in somatic cells</p>
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prophase

<p>Chromosomes become visible, nuclear membrane dissolves, spindle fibers forms</p>

Chromosomes become visible, nuclear membrane dissolves, spindle fibers forms

<p>Chromosomes become visible, nuclear membrane dissolves, spindle fibers forms</p>
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metaphase

<p>Chromosomes line up in the middle of the cell</p>

Chromosomes line up in the middle of the cell

<p>Chromosomes line up in the middle of the cell</p>
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anaphase

<p>Phase of mitosis in which the chromosomes separate and move to opposite ends of the cell</p>

Phase of mitosis in which the chromosomes separate and move to opposite ends of the cell

<p>Phase of mitosis in which the chromosomes separate and move to opposite ends of the cell</p>
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telophase

<p>Phase of mitosis in which a nuclear membrane reforms around each new set of chromosomes.</p>

Phase of mitosis in which a nuclear membrane reforms around each new set of chromosomes.

<p>Phase of mitosis in which a nuclear membrane reforms around each new set of chromosomes.</p>
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cytokinesis

<p>Division of the cytoplasm during cell division</p>

Division of the cytoplasm during cell division

<p>Division of the cytoplasm during cell division</p>
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interphase

<p>Consists of stages G1, S and G2 during which a cell grows and copies its DNA. Cells spend most of its time in this phase.</p>

Consists of stages G1, S and G2 during which a cell grows and copies its DNA. Cells spend most of its time in this phase.

<p>Consists of stages G1, S and G2 during which a cell grows and copies its DNA. Cells spend most of its time in this phase.</p>
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centromere

<p>Area where the chromatids of a chromosome are attached</p>

Area where the chromatids of a chromosome are attached

<p>Area where the chromatids of a chromosome are attached</p>
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centriole

<p>Cell organelle that aids in cell division in animal cells only</p>

Cell organelle that aids in cell division in animal cells only

<p>Cell organelle that aids in cell division in animal cells only</p>
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spindle fibers

<p>help pull apart the chromosomes during anaphase and are made up of microtubules</p>

help pull apart the chromosomes during anaphase and are made up of microtubules

<p>help pull apart the chromosomes during anaphase and are made up of microtubules</p>
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chromatin

<p>loose DNA and protein that makes up chromosomes</p>

loose DNA and protein that makes up chromosomes

<p>loose DNA and protein that makes up chromosomes</p>
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chromatid

<p>one of two identical &quot;sister&quot; parts of a duplicated chromosome</p>

one of two identical "sister" parts of a duplicated chromosome

<p>one of two identical &quot;sister&quot; parts of a duplicated chromosome</p>
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Cell Cycle

<p>Made up of Interphase, mitosis, and cytokinesis</p>

Made up of Interphase, mitosis, and cytokinesis

<p>Made up of Interphase, mitosis, and cytokinesis</p>
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DNA Replication

<p>Occurs during S phase in which a cell makes a copy of the DNA in its nucleus.</p>

Occurs during S phase in which a cell makes a copy of the DNA in its nucleus.

<p>Occurs during S phase in which a cell makes a copy of the DNA in its nucleus.</p>
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Cytokinesis

<p>The final stage in the cell cycle, in which the cell&apos;s ctyoplasm divides, distributing the organelles into each of the 2 new cells.</p>

The final stage in the cell cycle, in which the cell's ctyoplasm divides, distributing the organelles into each of the 2 new cells.

<p>The final stage in the cell cycle, in which the cell&apos;s ctyoplasm divides, distributing the organelles into each of the 2 new cells.</p>
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Cancer

<p>A disease in which the body cells grow &amp; divide uncontrollably, damaging the parts of the body around them.</p>

A disease in which the body cells grow & divide uncontrollably, damaging the parts of the body around them.

<p>A disease in which the body cells grow &amp; divide uncontrollably, damaging the parts of the body around them.</p>
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cytoplasm

<p>material inside the cell membrane-not including the nucleus</p>

material inside the cell membrane-not including the nucleus

<p>material inside the cell membrane-not including the nucleus</p>
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