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1. Axoneme
The structure of an eukaryotic flagellum or cilium (long whiplike or hairlike appendages sometimes attached to cells), where two microtubule s in the center are surrounded by nine pairs of microtubules around the outside.

2. Basal body
A structure at the base of a cilium or flagellum ; consists of nine triplet microtubules arranged in a circle with no central microtubule.

3. Colcemid
A chemical substance which blocks the formation of microtubule s, thus interfering with processes and structures where microtubules are essential to function. microtubules are important to such things as mitosis and meiosis ( spindle formation and thus proper chromosome division), cilia and flagella .

4. Cytoskeleton
A three-dimensional network of microtubules and filaments that provides internal support for the cells, anchors internal cell structures, and functions in cell movement and division.

5. Flagella
long, whip-like locomotion organelles found in both prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells; sing.: flagellum. Eukaryotic flagella have an internal arrangement of microtubules in a 9 + 2 array.

6. Microtubules
Thin tubes made up of protein that are used to make structures involved in cellular movement such as flagella .

7. Microtubules
filaments about 25 nanometers in diameter found in cilia , flagella , and the cytoskeleton .

8. 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 .

9. Tubulins
The protein subunits from which microtubules are assembled.

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