Figure 11.42. Electron micrograph of the mitotic spindle.

Figure 11.42Electron micrograph of the mitotic spindle

The spindle microtubules are attached to condensed chromosomes at metaphase. (From C. L. Rieder and S. S. Bowser, 1985. J. Histochem. Cytochem. 33: 165/Biological Photo Service.)

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