Synonyms: GO:0007104, GO:0016288, GO:0033205, cell cycle cytokinesis, cytokinesis involved in cell cycle
Definition: The division of the cytoplasm and the plasma membrane of a cell and its partitioning into two daughter cells.
Note that when annotating eukaryotic species, mitotic or meiotic cytokinesis should always be specified for manual annotation and for prokaryotic species use 'FtsZ-dependent cytokinesis ; GO:0043093' or Cdv-dependent cytokinesis ; GO:0061639. Also, note that cytokinesis does not necessarily result in physical separation and detachment of the two daughter cells from each other.
GO:0022402 - cell cycle process
GO:0043093 - FtsZ-dependent cytokinesis (17)
essential cell division protein FtsN ,
murein DD-endopeptidase MepM ,
protein involved in cytokinesis (yceG) ,
membrane-bound lytic murein transglycosylase A (mltA) ,
membrane-bound lytic murein transglycosylase B (mltB) ,
cell division protein; predicted checkpoint GTPase (yihA) ,
cell division protein DamX
Unification Links: GO:0000910
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