Chapter 11 Notes

Chapter 11 Notes - and complete cell functions The cell...

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Ingrid Shih BIO 1305-08 24 October 2010 The Cell Cycle and Cell Division 11.1 How Do Prokaryotic and Eukaryotic Cells Divide? For any cell to divide, four events must occur: There must be a reproductive signal. This signal starts the cell division and may originate from either inside/outside of the cell Replication of DNA must occur so that each of the of the 2 new cells will have identical genes
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Unformatted text preview: and complete cell functions The cell must distribute the replicated DNA to each of the 2 new cells- Segregation In addition of synthesizing needed enzymes and organelles new material must be added to the plasma membrane, in order to separate the two new cells- Cytokinesis Prokaryotes divide by Binary Fission...
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This note was uploaded on 03/23/2011 for the course BIO 1305 taught by Professor Eldridge during the Fall '08 term at Baylor.

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