Stathmokinesis

stathmokinesis

condition of arrested mitosis after treatment with an agent, such as colchicine, which effectively alters the mitotic spindle to prevent typical rearrangement of the chromosomes preceding cell division.

Origin: G. Stathmos, standing place, _ kinesis, motion

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