Browsable database of medical products, manufacturer, therapeutic categories, indication, contra indication, side effects, drug and food interaction.Medical Product | Medical Manufacturer | Therapheutic | Indication | Contra Indication | Side Effect | Drug Interaction | Food Interaction
1. The act of splitting, e.g., amitotic division of a cell or its nucleus. 2. Splitting of the nucleus of an atom. [L. fissio, a cleaving, fr. findo, pp. fissus, to cleave]
binary f. simple f. in which the two new cells are approximately equal in size.
bud f. gemmation
multiple f. division of the nucleus, simultaneously or successively, into a number of daughter nuclei, followed by division of the cell body into an equal number of parts, each containing a nucleus.
simple f. division of the nucleus and then the cell body into two parts. See also binary f.
Browse Medical References: