AQA Mitosis and Meiosis

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  • Created on: 29-05-16 13:52


Mitosis is used in asexual reproduction as it forms cells with the full number of chromosomes. It produces clones and it is used in thr growth and repair of cells.


  • You start with a diploid cell (a cell with double the usual amount of chromosomes)
  • Nuclear membrane dissolves, and chromosomes are copied. 
  • Chromosomes line up in the center.
  • Chromosomes are pulled apart


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