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Cell division and DNA, Jim Kent

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Interviewee: Jim Kent. Cell division and DNA.
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When the cell divides it has to make a copy of the chromosome to partition between the two daughter cells, and there's a certain bit, the centromere, that is where sort of things attach to pull the two chromosomes apart into the dividing cells. And that is not a huge fraction of the genome, but that's another bit of it.
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jim kent,daughter cells,interviewee,chromosomes,chromosome,genome,partition,dna,centromere,fraction
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