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Cell cycle

Cell cycle- the sequence of growth and division of a cell; consists of Interphase (G1, S, G2), Mitosis, and Cytokinesis


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Biological Immortality and Immortalised Cell lines

... immortality usually refers to the process to decrease the rate of cells’ mortality from cellular senescence as a function of chronological ... method is to introduce a viral gene that partially deregulates the cell cycle, such as EBV, SV40 T antigens and HPV-16 E6/7 gene. Artificial expression ...

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Virus Questions [Science Fiction]

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by wildfunguy
Wed Dec 03, 2014 12:31 am
 
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Topic: Virus Questions [Science Fiction]
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Need some help with a question

In the cell cycle, at which stages do two chromatids make up one chromosome? (Can be multiple answers) a. beginning of mitosis ...

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Sat Mar 22, 2014 5:49 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
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