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1. Aster
A star-shaped structure, composed of microtubule s, which surrounds the centriole s during mitosis in animals. The aster forms during prophase . The spindle fiber s arise gradually between the two asters (at opposite ends of the cell ) until they attach to the kinetochore s of the centromere s of each chromosome. Asters are not found in vascular plant cells.

2. Aster
Short fibers produced by cells during mitosis and meiosis . These radiate from the centriole (if it is present).

3. Basal body (blepharoplast)
The cylinder-shaped structure at the base of a cilium or flagellum , containing sets of microtubule s. Resembles a centriole in structure.

4. Centriole
A cylinder-shaped organelle composed of microtubule s and found in the nucleus of a cell . During nuclear division it forms the spindle , which ensures that the duplicated chromosome s are equally divided between the daughter cells. Resembles a basal body in structure. centrioles are not found in plant cells.

5. Centriole
Paired cellular organelle which functions in the organization of the mitotic spindle during cell division in eukaryotes .

6. Centrosome
A granular region which contains two centriole s and is a center of microtubule organization during the division of the nucleus .

7. Prophase
1) The first stage of mitosis during which chromosomes condense, the nuclear envelope disappears, and the centrioles divide and migrate to opposite ends of the cell. 2) The first stage of mitosis and meiosis (although in meiosis this phase is denoted with either a roman numeral I or II) where the chromatin condenses to form chromosomes, nucleolus dissolves, nuclear envelope dissolves, and the spindle begins to form.

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