10th Group A students- Discussion forum for the lesson Cell division

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Crop improvement and Biotechnology...BAgtec2018598

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   Cell division

Is the process by which a parent cell devides into two or more daughter cells.Cell division  usually occurs as part of a larger cell cycle.

Importance of cell division

  • Growth - during the growth of a multicellular organism the number of cells.
  • Tissue repair regeneration  -Dead or injured cells are also replaced by mitosis.
  • Reproduction -Multicellur organisms reproduce by the production of gametes by meiosis unicellular organism reproduce through mitosis.
  • Replacement like skin and bone cells.