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Explain the structure and function of human chromosomes. B.P3(3)
Centromere
The centromere is the location on a chromosome where mitotic spindle fibres attach toseparate sister chromatids during cell division.To ensure that their daughter cell receives afull complement of the parent cell's DNA, a cell must first make a complete copy of each ofits chromosomes before reproducing. Sister chromatids get unstuck from one other as a cell

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DNA, chromatids, function of human chromosomes

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