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2. Which of these is not a vector?

  • viruses
  • lipososme
  • bacteria
  • plasmid

3. Gene therapy can be used to treat cystic fibrosis. Which of these statements is not true?

  • Parents who are both heterozygous for cystic fibrosis cannot have a child with the disease.
  • Gene therapy involves inserting the dominant gene into the cells of the lungs
  • Cystic fibrosis is a diseaese where abnormally thick mucus is produced in the lungs
  • Cystic fibrosis is caused by a recessive allele

4. Multiple copies of a required piece of DNA can be produced using.....

  • replica plating
  • DNA probes
  • PCR
  • electrophoresis

5. What will cut a section of DNA?

  • reverse transcriptase
  • restriction enzyme
  • plasmid
  • DNA ligase


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