Cell Division is Handicapped with a Single Centriole (video) Johns Hopkins Medicine Share Print E-Mail Loading video... Caption A cell with only one centriole has a hard time lining up its chromosomes in the middle and pulling them apart. It takes it five times as long as a healthy cell. Credit Journal of Cell Biology Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.