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During the development of cancer, mitosis and cell division occur unchecked, producing a tumor. Proper tubulin polymerization is important for a number of cellular functions. Many anti-mitotic drugs have been developed that disrupt proper tubulin polymerization.

Which activity of mitosis do such anti-mitotic drugs affect?

A

Condensation of the chromosomes.

B

Formation of the spindle apparatus.

C

Replication of the chromosomes.

D

Degradation of the nuclear envelope.

E

Formation of the contractile ring.

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