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

Cell division

Cell division

by bagtec2018425 G.Sithara Malshani -
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                   Cell division

        Cell division is the process by which a parent cell divides into two or more daughter cells. There are two types of cell.

               01. Mitosis

               02. Meiosis

     Importance of cell division

✓ Genatic stability 

              Mitosis help in the splitting of chromosomes during cell division and generates.

✓ Growth

               Mitosis help in increasing the number of cells in a living organisms there by playing a significant role in the growth of a living organisms.

✓ Replacement and regeneration of new cells

                 Regeneration and replacement of worn - out and damaged tissues is a very important function of mitosis in living organisms.

✓ A sexual reproduction

                 Mitosis in used in the production of genetically similar offspring.