TAH6 - B3 - New genes for old

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  1. What problems can a small gene pool cause?
    • An increased risk of harmful recessive characteristics
    • The population cannot adapt so easily due to the reduction in variation
  2. Why might selective breeding be used?
    To breed a species to give desired characteristics
  3. Suggest a risk of genetic engineering
    The genes may have harmful side effects
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