Cell Division

In modern biology, meiosis is a crucial process in sexually-reproducing organisms, where chromosomes undergo division and recombination, leading to genetic diversity. Meiosis occurs in several stages, often described in eight distinct phases. 

Meiosis has 8 stages:

In the Quran, specifically in Chapter Az-Zumar (Chapter 39, Verse 6), there is a verse that states:

Chapter Az-Zumar, Verse 6:

"He created you from one person, then made from it its mate, and brought down cattle for you. Eight pairs He creates you in the wombs of your mothers."

This verse mentions the creation of human beings in "eight pairs".