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

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