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In cell biology, the spindle apparatus (or mitotic spindle) refers to the cytoskeletal structure of eukaryotic cells that forms during cell division to separate sister ...

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Spindle fibers are protein structures that pull apart the genetic material in a cell when the cell divides.

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Apr 19, 2017 ... Spindle fibers are specialized microtubules that move chromosomes during cell division to ensure that each new cell has the correct number of ...

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Mar 29, 2017 ... noun, plural: spindle fibers. Any of a network of filaments that collectively form a mitotic spindle (in mitosis) and meiotic spindle (in meiosis) and ...

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During mitotic and meiotic cell division many structures form and disappear as part of the way to organize the cell. One such consideration is the spindle fiber.

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Spindle fibers are protein structures that form early in mitosis, or cell division. They consist of microtubules that originate from the centrioles, two wheel-shaped  ...

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Some mitotic spindle fibers elongate from the centrosomes and attach to kinetochores, protein bundles at the centromere region on the chromosomes where ...

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Spindle Fibers which are usually composed of microtubules are an essential component of the process of meiosis and mitosis. The spindle fibers help orient ...