The Anaphase Movement and its relashionship with cell cleavage

  • Miguel Mota
Conference paper
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (volume 84)


All steps of the mitotic and meiotic processes have given rise to a large number of theories and much discussion but none has been so prolific in this respect as the anaphase movement, when daughter chromosomes leave the equatorial plate and move their centromeres up to the poles of the achromatic spindle.


Traction Fiber Cleavage Furrow Cell Cleavage Equatorial Plate Contractile Ring 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Miguel Mota
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  1. 1.Department of GeneticsEstação Agronómica NacionalOeirasPortugal

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