Cell Division-Mitosis B5

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  • Created on: 22-06-11 18:50
  • New cells are needed for growth and repair.
  • The cells of your body divide to produce more cells, so your body can grow and replace damaged cells.
  • There are two stages...
  • First, the cell physically grows and duplicates its contents...
  • The cell has to copy everything it contains so that when it splits in half the two new cells will contain the right amount of material.
  • The number of organelles increases during cell growth.
  • The chromosomes are copied, so that the cell…

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