Cell Cycle - Cell Cycle

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Cell Cycle The  cell cycle  involves many repetitions of cellular growth and reproduction. With few exceptions  (for example, red blood cells), all the cells of living things undergo a cell cycle.  The cell cycle is generally divided into two phases: interphase and mitosis. During  interphase,  the  cell spends most of its time performing the functions that make it unique.  Mitosis  is the phase of the  cell cycle during which the cell divides into two daughter cells.  Interphase The interphase stage of the cell cycle includes three distinctive parts: the G 1  phase, the S phase,  and the G 2  phase. The  G1 phase  follows mitosis and is the period in which the cell is synthesizing its  structural proteins and enzymes to perform its functions. For example, a pancreas cell in the G
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This note was uploaded on 11/11/2011 for the course BIO 101 taught by Professor Pesthy during the Fall '07 term at Texas State.

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