Prophase These notes go with a powerpoint presentation on the cell cycle and mitosis. It includes information about why cells divide, and the steps involved in nuclear division: prophase, metaphase, anaphase, telophase and finally cytokinesis.
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Humans have a total of 46 chromosomes. The only time you will be able to see the chromosomes is during Mitosis. Doctors can make a map of your chromosomes called a Karyotype. This Karyotype can help doctors determine what genetic disorders you or your child may have. Go to the website and see if you can piece together the karyotype. Basic Genetics