Biology 3-3

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Biology 3-3
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2010-04-19 15:05:05
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bio 3-3
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  1. Genetic Engineering
    The genetic information in an organism, usually by using recombinant DNA to add new genes---give the organism a new triat
  2. Recombinant DNA
    Taking DNA from two organisms and splicing it together.
  3. Biotechnology
    Using living organisms to do or make something useful
  4. Bovine Growth Hormone
    Inject into cows to produce more milk
  5. How did they prepare the gene for transfer?
    • 1. Isolate a gene you want
    • 2. Cut the gene out of the cow using restriction enzymes- palindrome
    • Tons of different RE which led to all different palindrome
  6. Insulin Injection
    • You would do this for people that need insulin because their body doesnt have enough
    • So you take it from someone else and insert it into the diabetic person
    • Use to use pig insulin but some people would take to it and end up getting more sick
    • Started in 1982
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