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Essentials of Biology Study Set 4

Biology

Quiz 12 :

Biotechnology and Genomics

Quiz 12 :

Biotechnology and Genomics

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Which of the following reasons explains a possible advantage of using adult stem cells in therapeutic cloning rather than embryonic stem cells?
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Why do adult stem cells currently have fewer uses in therapeutic cloning than embryonic stem cells?
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D

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Which of the following is used to cleave DNA in order to create recombinant DNA?
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Why is it necessary to "starve" the donor cells prior to reproductive cloning?
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Which of the following describes a way that DNA fingerprinting can be useful?
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Which of the following is used to insert the foreign gene when creating recombinant DNA?
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Which of the following sequences of events in the production of recombinant DNA are in the correct order?
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Specialized cells differ from one another because they
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Therapeutic cloning can
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The steps involved in a single PCR cycle, in the correct order, are
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________ is the study of the structure and function of cellular proteins and their interactions; ________ may be employed to use computer algorithms to aid this process.
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Reproductive cloning results in __________ while therapeutic cloning results in ____________.
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Bacteria, plants, and animals have all been used to create transgenic forms that are useful in
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Organisms that have had foreign genes inserted into them are called transgenic organisms.
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In order to clone adult animals, scientists typically begin with a(n)
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DNA ligase
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The study of comparative genomics has given researchers the ability to look at multiple genomes from different species, which has lead to new ideas about the evolutionary history of organisms. The conclusion is that
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After 12 PCR cycles, how many DNA strands would be available?
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Cells from the root of a carrot may be used to generate an entire carrot plant. This illustrates that
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Which of the following is a possible use for transgenic organisms?
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