Definition of interphase in English:
The resting phase between successive mitotic divisions of a cell, or between the first and second divisions of meiosis.
- Radiobiologists often distinguish between radiation-induced cell death with regard to the ability to enter mitosis, i.e. interphase or mitotic cell death.
- Two pairs of loci were observed in each somatic cell at metaphase and interphase.
- In animal cells during mitosis and interphase, microtubule growth occurs at plus ends, and microtubule assembly is dominated by plus-end dynamic instability.
Definition of interphase in:
- British & World English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia