https://www.yourgenome.org/facts/what-is-meiosis

May 6, 2016 ... Meiosis is a process where a single cell divides twice to produce four cells containing half the original amount of genetic information.

https://www.khanacademy.org/science/biology/cellular-molecular-biology/meiosis/a/phases-of-meiosis

Mitosis is used for almost all of your body's cell division needs. ... To put that another way, meiosis in humans is a division process that takes us from a diploid  ...

https://www.livescience.com/52489-meiosis.html

Oct 16, 2018 ... Meiosis is the process whereby chromosomes are copied, paired up and separated to create eggs or sperm.

https://courses.lumenlearning.com/boundless-biology/chapter/the-process-of-meiosis/

Meiosis produces cells with half the number of chromosomes as the original cell. Haploid cells used in sexual reproduction, gametes, are formed during meiosis, ...

https://www.sciencedaily.com/terms/meiosis.htm

In biology, meiosis is the process by which one diploid eukaryotic cell divides to ... Meiosis uses many of the same biochemical mechanisms employed during ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meiosis

Meiosis is a special type of cell division that reduces the chromosome number by half, creating four haploid cells, each genetically distinct from the parent cell that gave rise to them. This process occurs in all sexually reproducing single-celled and .... Meiosis uses many of the same mechanisms as mitosis, the type of cell ...

https://opentextbc.ca/biology2eopenstax/chapter/the-process-of-meiosis/

Review the process of meiosis, observing how chromosomes align and migrate, .... In most animals, meiosis is used to produce haploid eggs and sperm from ...

https://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/primer/howgeneswork/cellsdivide

May 14, 2019 ... There are two types of cell division: mitosis and meiosis. Most of the time when people refer to “cell division,” they mean mitosis, the process of ...

https://embryo.asu.edu/pages/meiosis-humans

Meiosis, the process by which sexually reproducing organisms generate gametes (sex cells), is an essential precondition for the normal formation of the embryo.

https://www.albert.io/blog/what-is-the-purpose-of-meiosis/

Aug 8, 2016 ... Meiosis is the process of chromosomal reduction in eukaryotic cells ... Thus, meiosis uses recombination to produce four haploid daughter cells ...