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Glossary Term
Glossary Term Spindle
Definition The cellular apparatus that directs chromosome movement during cell division in mitosis or meiosis. The spindle is largely composed of microtubules. See the Figure at Wikipedia.

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Mouse Genome Database (MGD), Gene Expression Database (GXD), Mouse Models of Human Cancer database (MMHCdb) (formerly Mouse Tumor Biology (MTB), Gene Ontology (GO)
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last database update
10/08/2019
MGI 6.14
The Jackson Laboratory