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Functions of mitosis:

  • growth / repair
  • asexual reproduction
  • produces 2 genetically identical daughter cells

Before mitosis:

Before mitosis, a stage called 'interphase' occurs. In this stage the cell grows, the DNA is replicated, and the number of organelles is increased.

Stages of mitosis:

 Prophase- Chromosomes condense and become visible, as 2 chromatids. The nucleolus disappears, and


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