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Unformatted text preview: M-Cyclin M-Kinase combines with M-cyclin and the active complex initiates several mitotic events: 1. chromosome condensation (coiling) 2. nuclear membrane disintegration 3. the synthesis of the spindle apparatus The active kinase-cyclin complex also activates enzymes that destroy the M-cyclin. Prokaryotes Prokaryotic cells do not undergo mitosis. When the cell divides, the circular chromosome replicates itself (DNA synthesis) and the cell pinches into two. This process is called binary fission ....
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This note was uploaded on 12/15/2011 for the course BIO BSC1010 taught by Professor Gwenhauner during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.
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