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Telophase -illustration

Telophase during mitosis: Nuclear membranes form around each of the two sets of chromosomes, the chromosomes begin to spread out, and the spindle begins to break down. Mitosis is responsible for growth and development, as well as for replacing injured or worn out cells throughout the body. For simplicity, mitosis is illustrated here with only six chromosomes.

Illustration courtesy of Judith Stoffer and NIGMS (National Institute of General Medical Sciences).

 

 

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