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Problem: If cohesin was not produced, or not functional, what would be the effect on mitosis? A) Sister chromatids would not be synthesized. B) Sister chromatids cannot be attached to spindle fibers. C) Sister chromatids may drift apart after being synthesized. D) Sister chromatids cannot be separated during mitosis.

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Cohesins: tie together the two adjacent sister chromatids in each duplicated chromosome

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If cohesin was not produced, or not functional, what would be the effect on mitosis? 

A) Sister chromatids would not be synthesized. 

B) Sister chromatids cannot be attached to spindle fibers. 

C) Sister chromatids may drift apart after being synthesized. 

D) Sister chromatids cannot be separated during mitosis.

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