medical


Introduction

The division of a parent cell into two daughter cells is called cell division.It gives rise to growth.

Need for cell division

Division of cells is neccessary for the following reasons :

1. It helps in growth
2.It helps in repairing damaged cell,tissues,etc.
3.It helps in reproduction

Types of Cell Division

Basically, there are two types of cell division:

1.Mitosis
2.Meiosis