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Miosis

(genetics) cell division that produces reproductive cells in sexually reproducing organisms; the nucleus divides into four nuclei each containing half the chromosome Number (leading to gametes in animals and spores in plants).Bold textIt takes place in two ways ie i AND II. These are: interface prophase i MetaphaseI AnaphaseI Telephase i

And the above are used to seprate homologous chromosomes while the following are used to separate sistr chromosomes prophase ii metaphase ii anaphase ii Telephase II


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Re: mitosis and miosis

Wikipedia should be a good source for an explanation.

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by jonmoulton
Wed Feb 12, 2014 4:12 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: mitosis and miosis
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mitosis and miosis

What is mitosis? What is mieosis? Give their differ in both

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by 5499
Sun Feb 09, 2014 2:41 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: mitosis and miosis
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Two questions

You mean contraction of pupils? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Miosis How is that related to ploidy?

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by JackBean
Wed Sep 12, 2012 11:36 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Two questions
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Re: Two questions

Thank you I didn't understand the first answer, i asked about miosis

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by dreamtim
Wed Sep 12, 2012 10:17 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Two questions
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Two questions

Hallo everyone I have two question 11.How miosis occur in haploid organisms? 2.I have a problame to understand the term allel , is two genes together are allel?

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by dreamtim
Tue Sep 11, 2012 9:47 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Two questions
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