The first stage of prophase I of meiosis I in which the replicated chromosomes start to condense into long strands inside the nucleus. The chromosomes at this stage are characteristically threadlike in form.
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... Meiosis 1. Similarities 2. Differences 3. Difference in Plant Cell mitosis and Animal Mitosis. 4. Difference Substages of Prophase 1 of Meiosis. (Leptotene,Zygotene,Pachytene,Diplotend,Diakinesis) 5.Significance of Mitosis and Meiosis 6. Disorders during Cell Divison. (Non Disjunction and others) ...
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