2Cell divisionAll complex organisms originated from a single fertilized egg.Every cell in your body began here, then through cell division the numbers are increased.Cells then specialize and change into their various roles.
3MitosisMitosis is the process by which new body cell are produced for:GrowthReplacing damaged or old cells.This is a complex process requiring different stages
4Parent cellChromosomes are copied and double in numberChromosomes now split2 daughter cells identical to original
5MitosisAll daughter cells contain the same genetic information from the original parent cell from which it was copied.Every different type cell in your body contains the same genes, but only some act to make the cells specialise – e.g. into nerve or muscle tissue.
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