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2. What is the process by which E.coli reproduce?

  • binary fission
  • exponentially
  • meiosis
  • osmosis

3. Which of these is not a vector?

  • viruses
  • bacteria
  • plasmid
  • lipososme

4. The production of golden rice is an example of.....

  • gene therapy
  • selective breeding
  • genetic engineering
  • xenotransplantation

5. 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


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