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Germ cells are progenitors of the gametes. These singled-out cells move through the gut to the developing gonads and undergo mitotic proliferation followed by meiosis and differentiation into either eggs or sperm . Plants do not have a germ line set aside in early...
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sex cell n. A germ ... Sex cells have only half the number of chromosomes that other cells ... sex cell unites with a female sex sell the first cell of ...
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gamete ( ) n. A reproductive cell having the haploid number of chromosomes, ... A sex cell, either sperm or egg, capable of fusing with another gamete of the ...
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Sexual Health/Sex Cells. From Wikibooks, the open-content textbooks collection < Sexual Health ... Eggs (also called ova or oocytes), and sperm are called "Sex Cells" ...
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Sex cells are also called gametes. ... There are two types of cell division. ... In mitosis, the daughter cells are not only identical to each other, but they ...
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Reproduction is a basic drive in all animals, including humans. Think you know what human reproduction is all about? Discover the biology of sex.
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Encyclopedia article about sex cell. Information about sex cell in the Columbia ... present in the body cells, a special pair of sex chromosomes exist that bear the ...
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Sex Cells. Paras Tomar, TNN 17 June 2005, 10:40pm IST. Print. Email. Discuss. Bookmark/Share ... How to endure a sex marathon. Shahid Kapoor and Vishal ...
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What is sex cell? Meaning of sex cell as a legal term. What does sex cell mean in law? ... for storing male sex cells involves dissecting the epididymides ...
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A look at the two human sex chromosomes (X and Y) and sex linked genes. ... cell is said to be homogametic, because all its cell possess the XX sex chromosomes. ...
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... the sex of any resulting zygote, as the genotype of the sex-determining ... Gametes are haploid cells; that is, they contain half(n) of a complete set of ...
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Sex cells, and the line­age of cells that de­vel­op in­to them, are "im­mor­tal" ... Only the non-sex cell­s—called so­mat­ic cells—are doomed to age and die, ...
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Meiosis, a type of cell division, results in production of gametes (eggs & sperm). Genetically unique sex cells combine at fertilization to form one-of-a-kind offspring.
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Humans are diploid organisms with two sets of homologous chromosomes, but we also contain haploid sex cells with one set and half the number.
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Sperm and Ova Gametes/sex cells description of the Human Reproductive System. ... half of the genetic makeup of their offspring via sex cells or gametes. ...
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... sort of diploid husk, morbidly discarded by those haploid sex cells that manage ... tially lives on is the difference between the body and the sex cells. ...
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In the broad sense it includes everything from the sex cells to sexual behaviour. ... Sex cells. Sexuality: complementary mating types. The adaptive ...
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Stem cells taken from the muscles of female mice are better at regenerating tissue than those taken from male mice, a new study finds.
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