The Case Study: The Case of the Dividing Cell—Mitosis and Meiosis in the Cellular Court

by: Clyde Freeman Herreid

The Honorable Judge Cellular is presiding over the case of the State v. Egg Cell Number 6624223. As the prosecuting attorney calls each witness to the stand and the courtroom drama unfolds, students learn about the stages of mitosis and meiosis and their particular characteristics, and how cell division in prokaryotes differs from that in eukaryotes.


Type Journal ArticlePub Date 2/1/2004Stock # jcst04_033_04_10Volume 033Issue 04

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