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what is mitosis

cell division that results in two human cells each having the same number and kind of chromosomes as the parent nucleus, typical of ordinary tissue growth.


Mitosis is a part of the cell cycle process by which chromosomes in a cell nucleus are separated into two identical sets of chromosomes, each in its own nucleus.

why is mitosis important

It plays an important part in the development of embryos, and it is important for the growth and development of our bodies as well.Mitosis produces new cells, and replaces cells that are old, lost or damaged. In mitosis a cell divides to form two identical daughter cells.
Mitosis: The Amazing Cell Process that Uses Division to Multiply!