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Unformatted text preview: Meiosis Meiosis and Gamete Gamete Formation Formation Somatic Cells Versus Germ Line Cells Cells
Somatic Cells q Cells other than those involved with Cells forming the gametes (sex cells). forming q Typically diploid in animals (situation Typically is more complex in plants). is Somatic Cells Versus Germ Line Cells Line
Germ Cells q Cells involved with forming Cells gametes. gametes. q Gametes will be haploid. q Germ line cells usually Germ differentiate from somatic cells early during development. early Difference between Meiosis and Mitosis Diploid Haploid Haploid The Human Life Cycle Cycle Fertilization Fertilization Overview of Meiosis Meiosis Overview of Meiosis of Pr ophase I Pr M etaphase I Anaphase I A naphase T elophase I Pr ophase I I Pr M etaphase I I Anaphase I I A naphase T elophase I I Independent Assortment of Chromosomes Chromosomes Independent Assortment of Chromosomes Chromosomes Mitosis Mitosis Meiosis Meiosis Spermatogenesis Spermatogenesis Oogenesis Oogenesis Fertilization Fertilization ...
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- Fall '09