Biotechnology part 2

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  1. technique for making DNA very rapidly. Is particularly useful for amplifying a small sample of DNA. No usful for clonning functional genes.
    polymerase chain reaction.
  2. steps for polymerase chain reaction (PCR)
    • 1- Gently heating to unwind the strands
    • 2- mixed
    • -primers complementary to each strand
    • -nucleotides necessary
    • -DNA polymerase enzyme
  3. organisms that have been genetically engeneered so that they carry one or more foreign gene
    transgenic organism
  4. the insertion of human genes into human cells to treat or correct disease
    gene therapy
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Biotechnology part 2
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