The purpose of mitosis is cell reproduction, regeneration and growth. Mitosis is cell division that occurs in the nucleus of a cell. The result of mitosis is the formation of two cells, called daughter cells, that are ge... More »

The main purpose of mitosis is to promote growth and facilitate cell repair while the primary role of meiosis is to produce gametes, which include sperm and eggs. Mitosis and meiosis are both involved in the process of r... More »

The purpose of mitosis is for cell growth and repair in multicellular organisms. In humans, babies begin as one cell when the egg and sperm combine, and then mitosis divides the cell into two identical cells. These cells... More »

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Though both meiosis and mitosis involve the division of a cell, meiosis generates a cell used for sexual reproduction, while mitosis generates a cell used for growth. Mitosis produces two cells that are identical to the ... More »

Subculturing keeps cells and microorganisms alive by transferring them from a previous growth culture to a fresh growth medium. It also helps the cells to grow and multiply. More »

General purpose medium in microbiology is a substance that fosters the growth of most types of bacteria. According to the Michigan State University chemistry department, it is usually comprised of a mixture of protein di... More »

The main purpose of mitosis is to promote growth and facilitate cell repair while the primary role of meiosis is to produce gametes, which include sperm and eggs. Mitosis and meiosis are both involved in the process of r... More »