Control of the Cell Cycle
What happens when a cell dies inside the body and how does the body know when to make new cells?
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About the game
The game is about the different phases in ordinary cell division, mitosis. Between each phase there are several "check points" to make sure that nothing happened to the genetic material on the way.
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The Nobel Prize
The 2001 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was awarded for discoveries concerning the control of the cell cycle.
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