Unformatted text preview: daughter cells, the daughter cells are thus genetic duplicates of the parent cell and are identical to one another Meiosis: gametes are formed, this process is sometimes referred to as reduction division because chromosome numbers in gametes are reduced to half of the number found in the parent cell. Stages of Mitosis: interphase, prophase, metaphase, anaphase, telophase …. .(PMAT) Organelles: page 2.5 Transformation: The process by which a normal cell changes into a cancerous one. 1 Initiation- induces a cell to becomes cancerous 2 Promotion- loses contact inhibition and is stimulated to grow 3 Metastasis- Spreading of cancer Scientific Method: 1 problem statement (a question) 2 questioning/ gathering facts 3 hypothesis (educated guess) 4 testing/ experiments 5 conclusion/ explanation 6 theory...
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- DNA, parent cell, previously existing cells