daughter nucleus


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daughter nucleus

[′dȯd·ər ‚nü·klē·əs]
(cell and molecular biology)
One of the two cell nuclei resulting from a nuclear division.
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The next event during meiosis results in the actual reduction in the number of chromosomes each daughter nucleus receives.
This was the first time in animal husbandry history, that viable porcine embryos, and cryo-preserved boar semen have been transported Transpacific, for the purpose of the transplantation non-surgically to create a daughter nucleus herd in another country, instead of transporting live animals.
This will be the first time in animal husbandry history, that viable porcine embryos have been be transported Transpacific, for the purpose of transplantation non-surgically to create a daughter nucleus herd in another country, instead of transporting live animals" comments Dr.