Cell Cycle and Asexual Reproduction Info

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The ras gene in rats that leads to cancer is an example of what type of gene?
_______ is a disease that is caused when a cell continually divides and grows at an uncontrolled rate.
How does one cell make the trillions of cells that people consist of?
During what stage does the nuclear membrane begin to disappear, the chromosomes condense, and centrioles replicate?
The two main types of stem cells are called _________ and _________
Cancer mostly occurs in people over __ years old.
What is the term for growing back lost cells?
What kind of asexual reproduction is when the parent grows small organisms off parts of its body and then it is released? (hydra)
A cell 'knows' what type of cell to become because of its _____
Mitosis only occurs in _________, such as plant and animal cells.
_____ factors are chemicals that stimulate a cell and divide and undergo mitosis.
What are the two phases of division?
During what stage is there a dark nucleus?
What are the stages of the cell cycle in order?
What is the name for a fertilized egg?
A harmless tumor is called _______
During what type of asexual reproduction does the cell divide in half and each daughter cell is identical? (bacteria)
Chromosomes take the form of what during interphase?
Cancer cells _______the normal tissue cells which results in the failure of organs
The phase when a cell is not dividing is known as ________
_________ reproduction is the process in which a parent divides to produce offspring
During the last step of cell division, what divides to create the two new daughter cells?
What are the four steps of mitosis in order?
The three sections of interphase are ....?
During which phase are the sister chromatids pulled to opposite sides by the spindle fibers?
Which organelle makes the vesicles which secrete cell wall and cell membrane particles?
During what stage do the chromosomes move to the metaphase plate and attach to spindle fibers at the centromere?
During which phase do the chromosomes relax, nuclear membrane begins to form around chromosomes, and the cell begins to divide?
When cancer cells float through the blood stream and invade other tissue, it is known as....?
During which phase does the cleavage furrow or cell plate form?
Most of the cells in your body contain how many sets of chromosomes?
Cells that first divide and don't have a specific job are called ____________
Cancer cells have the ability to _________ to other parts of the body
What is the longest phase in the cell cycle/life cycle of the cell?
During the cell cycle, the cell ________and____________
Prokaryotes divide through a process called ____________________
When it is time to divide, chromatin condenses into what?
The DNA of cells is stored in __________
During which phase does the cell grow and make organelles and cytoplasm?
During which phase does DNA replicate?
Cancer cells occur when a __________ occures in genes that control cell division
A harmful tumor is called ________
Stem cells can become a _____,______,or _____ cell
In a plant cell, a __________ forms instead of a cleavage furrow. It is made up of cell wall and membrane materials.
The changes a cell undergoes to become a specific type of cell is called ________________
During which phase does the nucleus divide?
All cells come from one cell, a fertilized _____
Genes that can cause cancer when mutated are known as ....?
During which phase does the cell grow, prepare for mitosis, and make organelles?
What is the groove called in the middle of a parent cell in an animal cell where the cytoplasm splits to form two daughter cells?
What are pieces of microtubules that are part of the centrosome that help in the division of chromsomes?
After replication, the chromosome with its copy is called a _______ ______ which is held together at the _____________
A stem cell that is only 3-5 days old is called an __________cell
The 3-5 day old cell is known as _____________ because it can give rise to all different types of cells
A chromosome before it replicates is a pile of __________
When cell division is not controlled, it can create _____
What is the process of reproduction called when a severed piece of the adult becomes a new organism (planaria)
Substances that can cause cancer are known as ___________
The protein in the centromere that attaches to the chromosome is called what?
What is it called when new plants grow from roots, stems, or leaves of parent plant (strawberries)
Chromatin condenses to aide in what of the DNA?

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