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Keyword - Mitosis (KW-0498)

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Definition

Protein involved in mitosis, the nuclear division in eukaryotic cells involving the exact duplication and separation of the chromosome threads so that each daughter nucleus carries a chromosome complement identical to that of the parent nucleus. Mitosis is divided into four substages: prophase, metaphase, anaphase and telophase.

Category

Biological process

GOi

mitotic nuclear division [ GO:0007067 ]

Graphical

MitosisCell cycleCell divisionBiological process