Mitotic Spindle

Science / Biology / Mitotic Spindle: A network of microtubules formed during prophase. Some microtubules attach to the centromeres of the chromosomes and help draw the chromosomes apart during anaphase.

Spindle Speed

Business / Machine Shop / Spindle Speed: The RPM at which a machine is set. MORE

Mitotic Spindle

Science / Biology / Mitotic Spindle: A network of microtubules formed during prophase. Some microtubules attach to the centromeres of the chromosomes and help draw the chromosomes apart during anaphase. MORE

Spindle Apparatus

Science / Biology / Spindle Apparatus: Microtubule construction that aligns and segregates chromosomes during eukaryotic cell division. MORE

Spindle

Business / Machine Shop / Spindle: A rotating device widely used in machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, drill presses and so forth, to hold the cutting tools or the work and to give them their rotation. MORE

Centriole

Science / Biology / Centriole: Paired cellular organelle which functions in the organization of the mitotic spindle during cell division in eukaryotes. MORE

Kinetochores

Science / Biology / Kinetochores: Structures at the centromeres of the chromosomes to which the fibers of the mitotic spindle connect. MORE

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