Cell Biology

Cell Division II: Mitosis

by David Warmflash, MD, Nathan H Lents, Ph.D.

Further Exploration

The cell, 2nd edition: a molecular approach

National Center for Biotechnology Information / U.S. National Library of Medicine: book on the molecular biology of cells as a unifying theme, with specialized topics discussed throughout the book as examples of more general principles.


Walther Flemming

Walther Flemming (1843 - 1905)

Noble and Beer

Dr. Robert Laing Noble

Dr. Charles Thomas Beer

News & Events

Klerokinesis: New Form Of Cell Division Found

A new form of cell division, named klerokinesis, is where a cell divides into two daughter cells.

Cell division, minus the cells

Harvard Medical School - Scientists assemble basic biological phenomenon from scratch

A cellar’s cellular treasure

The Scientist - news of the rediscovery of Theodor Boveri’s microscope slides, presumed lost during World War II.


Google Scholar

Google - Research database allows searching of the scholarly literature.


NOVA's How Cells Divide

Explore the stages of of cell division.

Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)

Next Generation Science Standards: For States, By States

National Academies Press: A Framework for K-12 Science Education