What is cell division?is it continuous
The cell is the basic unit of life. When a cell reaches maturity, it divides to give rise to new cells of the same type. This process by which a cell divides to give rise to new cells is known as cell division.
There are two major types of cell divisions viz
1) Mitosis (equational division) - It occurs in somatic cells
2) Meiosis (reductional division) - It occurs in reproducing/gametic cells
Yes, cell division is a life time or continuous process. It occurs every time as and when require like during damaged skin cells etc.
Hope this information will clear your doubts about the topic.
If you have any more doubts just ask here on the forum and our experts will try to help you out as soon as possible.