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Cleavage furrow

A groove formed from the cell membrane in a dividing cell as the contractile ring tightens.


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2 questions about mitosis. Please Help?

... begins in telophase. As the nuclear envelope is forming, the cleavage furrow is forming as well. 2. Metaphase is the longest.

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by aptitude
Sun Oct 30, 2011 11:51 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: 2 questions about mitosis. Please Help?
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Re: Unusual cell division- Identifying mutant protein and genes

... process, necessary for completing cell division. In animal cells, a cleavage furrow (pinch) containing a contractile ring develops where the metaphase plate used to be, ...

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by dharavsolanki
Sat Feb 19, 2011 3:07 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Unusual cell division- Identifying mutant protein and genes
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help! my biology teacher is trying to kill me!

... four new cells (rather than two) are produced per mitotic division d) a cleavage furrow forms e) a cell plate forms 9.Two chromosomes in a nucleus that carry loci for the same ...

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by marnita
Sat May 31, 2008 10:44 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: help! my biology teacher is trying to kill me!
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plane of division

the position of metaphase DNA and mitotic spindle pose the cleavage furrow to the middle of the cells called midbody.

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by malignanttumor
Sun Sep 24, 2006 3:11 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: cytokinesis
Replies: 2
Views: 4177

plant and animal mitosis

Plant mitosis involves cell plate formation but animal cell involves cleavage furrow formation.....there are many complicated differences like formation of phragmoplast in ...

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by rg
Mon May 22, 2006 5:38 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: plant and animal mitosis
Replies: 5
Views: 5723
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