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

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