Two Types of Cell Division Cycles?

Answer Cellular reproduction follows one of two cell division cycles: mitosis or meiosis. A cell reproducing through mitosis splits in two, following a series of steps that lead to the creation of two ide... Read More »

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How to Synchronize Cell Cycles?

In cellular biology it is often necessary to coordinate or "synchronize" cells in a culture so the majority of the cells are at the same stage of development or mitosis at the same time. This synch... Read More »

How to Distinguish Between Cell Division in Both the Plant & Animal Cell?

Animal cells and plant cells, while similar in function, behave differently and use their varying parts for special purposes. When studying the differences between how each cell divides, you should... Read More »

How to Explain Cell Division?

The human body is composed of millions of cells that are continually dividing to form new cells. Chromosomes replicate within the cells forming daughter chromosomes. The cell then divides into two ... Read More »

Does DNA replicate before cell division?

The DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) material in a cell must replicate, or duplicate, before cell division, so that each of the new cells created contains the full amount. Each new cell contains a stran... Read More »