Mitosis is the process in which a eukaryotic cell separates the chromosomes in its cell nucleus

Mitosis is the process in which a eukaryotic cell separates the chromosomes in its cell nucleus

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Mitosis is the process in which a eukaryotic cell separates the chromosomes in its cell nucleus , into two identical sets in two daughter nuclei. [1] It is generally followed immediately by cytokinesis , which divides the nuclei, cytoplasm , organelles and cell membrane into two daughter cells containing roughly equal shares of these cellular components. Mitosis and cytokinesis together define the mitotic (M) phase of the cell cycle - the division of the mother cell into two daughter cells, genetically identical to each other and to their parent cell. Mitosis divides the chromosomes in a cell nucleus . Mitosis occurs exclusively in eukaryotic cells, but occurs in different ways in different species. For example, animals undergo an "open" mitosis, where the nuclear envelope breaks down before the chromosomes separate, while fungi such as Aspergillus nidulans and Saccharomyces cerevisiae ( yeast ) undergo a "closed" mitosis, where chromosomes divide within an intact cell nucleus . [2]
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Mitosis is the process in which a eukaryotic cell separates the chromosomes in its cell nucleus

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