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Cell Division
MeSH HeadingCell Division
Tree NumberG04.299.134.220
Tree NumberG04.299.233.750.500
Tree NumberG05.355.105
Tree NumberG07.700.320.249.410.750.500
Annotationcoordinate with specific cell / cytol; permitted with microorganisms; for cell division of cytoplasm only, use CYTOKINESIS; note X ref M PHASE: MITOTIC M PHASE and MEIOTIC M PHASE are also available
Scope NoteThe fission of a CELL. It includes CYTOKINESIS, when the CYTOPLASM of a cell is divided, and CELL NUCLEUS DIVISION.
Entry TermCell Division Phase
Entry TermCell Divisions
Entry TermM Phase
See AlsoCell Cycle Proteins
See AlsoGenes, cdc
Allowable QualifiersDE ES GE IM PH RE
History Note1963 for M PHASE use MITOSIS 1991-2004
Date of Entry19990101
Unique IDD002455


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Cell Physiological Phenomena [G04]
   Cell Physiological Processes [G04.299]
      Cell Cycle [G04.299.134]
Cell Cycle Checkpoints [G04.299.134.109]  +
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeCell Division [G04.299.134.220]
Asymmetric Cell Division [G04.299.134.220.109]
Cell Nucleus Division [G04.299.134.220.220]  +
Cytokinesis [G04.299.134.220.250]
Telomere Homeostasis [G04.299.134.220.625]
Interphase [G04.299.134.500]  +

 
Cell Physiological Phenomena [G04]
   Cell Physiological Processes [G04.299]
      Cell Growth Processes [G04.299.233]
         Cell Proliferation [G04.299.233.750]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeCell Division [G04.299.233.750.500]
Asymmetric Cell Division [G04.299.233.750.500.249]
Telomere Homeostasis [G04.299.233.750.500.500]

 
Genetic Phenomena [G05]
   Genetic Processes [G05.355]
Biological Evolution [G05.355.044]  +
Breeding [G05.355.090]  +
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeCell Division [G05.355.105]
Asymmetric Cell Division [G05.355.105.109]
Cell Nucleus Division [G05.355.105.220]  +
Telomere Homeostasis [G05.355.105.610]
Clonal Evolution [G05.355.123]
DNA Cleavage [G05.355.142]
DNA Damage [G05.355.180]  +
DNA Methylation [G05.355.190]
DNA Packaging [G05.355.192]  +
DNA Repair [G05.355.195]  +
DNA Replication [G05.355.200]  +
Gene Expression [G05.355.310]  +
Gene Expression Regulation [G05.355.315]  +
Gene Rearrangement [G05.355.330]  +
Heredity [G05.355.380]
Molecular Mimicry [G05.355.590]
Mutagenesis [G05.355.600]  +
Nuclear Reprogramming [G05.355.680]
Nucleic Acid Denaturation [G05.355.720]
Recombination, Genetic [G05.355.760]  +
RNA Cleavage [G05.355.780]
Selection, Genetic [G05.355.800]
Sex Determination Processes [G05.355.865]
Virus Integration [G05.355.930]  +

 
Physiological Phenomena [G07]
   Physiological Processes [G07.700]
      Growth and Development [G07.700.320]
         Growth [G07.700.320.249]
            Cell Growth Processes [G07.700.320.249.410]
               Cell Proliferation [G07.700.320.249.410.750]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeCell Division [G07.700.320.249.410.750.500]
Asymmetric Cell Division [G07.700.320.249.410.750.500.500]
Telomere Homeostasis [G07.700.320.249.410.750.500.750]

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