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2. Transgenic bacteria are bacteria that have had a new gene inserted into one of their plasmids

  • True
  • False

3. What enzyme is used to cut out the desirable gene?

  • Restriction enzyme
  • DNA ligase

4. What does DNA fingerprinting do?

  • Shows the scientist a persons genetic code
  • Compares DNA samples to see if they come from the same person or 2 different people
  • It is used to look for genetic disorders in a person

5. Where is DNA fingerprinting commonly used?

  • At hospital wards and crime scenes
  • At crime scenes and in paternity tests
  • In paternity tests and hospital wards


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