metaphase plate


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metaphase plate

[′med·ə‚fāz ‚plāt]
(cell and molecular biology)
At metaphase, the imaginary plane located half way between the spindle poles along which the kinetochore microtubules align their chromosomes.
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Measurement of deviation angle between the metaphase plate and the PB1
Oocyte was exposed to UV lights for localization of metaphase plate and PB1 just before enucleation.
mercenaria, we got more mitotic metaphase plates than other species, such as Meretrix meretrix (Lu et al.
Our results indicate that initial trochophore larvae produce the most mitotic metaphase plates with the best chromosomal morphology.