NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
Mitosis is the process by which the chromosomes in the nucleus of a cell are divided into into two new nuclei. This animation illustrates how the stages of mitosis progress and eventually lead to the formation of two new cells.
An overview of the stages of Mitosis.
An in-depth look at the stages of Mitosis.
An embedded Flash movie version of
the Mitosis animation.