Compare and Contrast Mitosis and Meiosis?


Meiosis and mitosis are compared according to the stages that occur in each one of them. Both of them are kinds of cell division. However, the outcome of each is different.
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mitisis is cell devison & meisis is the process of it.
Meiosis produces four haploid daughter cells, such as sperm cells.
Meiosis reduces the chromosome number from diploid (2n) to haploid (n). As a result, each of the gametes (sperm and egg) formed from meiosis will have half the number of chromosomes
Mitosis is preceded by a S-phase in which the amount of DNA is duplicated, there's no exchange of DNA (crossing-over) between chromosomes, after
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Compare & Contrast of the Processes of Mitosis & Meiosis
Cells reproduce by two types of cell division processes called mitosis and meiosis. They mainly involve replication of chromosomes, followed by division of the genetic material, ultimately leading to the formation of new cells. While mitosis is used for... More »
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