Genetic engenering

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Genetic engenering


  • Treatment for diseases such as cancer.
  • large quantities of drugs can be made in this way.
  • reduce amountof any chemical pesticides in the envioronment


  • Monoculture is used which decreaases biodiversity.
  • Whole crops could be vulnerable to disease making them wiped out.
  • Harmful side effects.
  • Mass outbreak of disese rather than prevention.
  • Ethical concerns (Beliefs)


This is the process of manipulating organisms DNA inorder to prodice a different species.-DNA is cut using using restriction enzyme.-Sticky end of vector DNA and Recombinant DNA is joined together. 


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