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In this video Paul Andersen explains the importance of mitosis and details the major steps in the cell cycle. He explains the importance of Interphase, Prophase, Prometaphase, Metaphase, Anaphase, Telophases, and Cytokinesis.

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Title: String Theory
Artist: Herman Jolly

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al, George von Dassow et. English: Time-Lapse Microscopy Video of Untreated 16-Cell Purple Urchin Embryo with EMTB-3G (microtubules) in Shown Cyan and mC-H2B (chromatin) in Yellow., [object HTMLTableCellElement]. www.cellimagelibrary.org/images/15792 . commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Time-lapse_video_of_16-cell_purple_urchin_embryo,_CIL15792.ogv .
"File:Cell Cycle 2-2.svg." Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia. Accessed March 5, 2014. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Cell_Cycle_2-2.svg .
García, Luis Fernández. English: Meristem in the Apex of Onion Root, March 25, 2007. Luis Fernández García. commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Meristemo_apical_1.jpg .
Kelvinsong. English: The Prometaphase Stage of Mitosis. Cells Extracted from My Cell Cycle Diagram., December 9, 2012. Own work. commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Prometaphase.svg .
———. English: The Prophase Stage of Mitosis. Cells Extracted from My Cell Cycle Diagram., December 9, 2012. Own work. commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Prophase.svg .
Manske, Magnus. English: Different Levels of DNA Condensation. (1) Single DNA Strand. (2) Chromatin Strand (DNA with Histones). (3) Chromatin during Interphase with Centromere. (4) Condensed Chromatin during Prophase. (Two Copies of the DNA Molecule Are Now Present) (5) Chromosome during Metaphase., October 21, 2002. Nupedia, then en.wikipedia. commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Chromatin_chromosome.png .

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