noun, plural: synaptonemal complexes
A complex protein structure that spans the region between the paired... Read More
noun, plural: zygotenes
The sub-stage of prophase I of meiosis I in which the homologous chromosomes pair or come... Read More
The stage after zygotene and precedes diplotene, and is highlighted by homologous chromosomes shortening,... Read More
What is Meiosis?
A simple definition of meiosis would be is this: meiosis is the process of cell division that results in... Read More
The late stage of prophase I of meiosis I in which homologous chromosome pairs begin to separate and move... Read More