Genetic Modification

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Define genetic modification
Transfer of genetic information from 1 organism to another within a species
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List the process of genetic modification.
1) Identify desired gene 2) Cut with restriction enzymes -> produce 'sticky ends' 3) Cut host DNA with same restriction enzyme 4) Stick in DONOR DNA w/ DNA LIGASE enzyme
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What is the vector?
The transporter of liposomes, viruses or bacterium
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What is the name for genetic modification in other species?
Xenotransplant
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1) Identify desired gene 2) Cut with restriction enzymes -> produce 'sticky ends' 3) Cut host DNA with same restriction enzyme 4) Stick in DONOR DNA w/ DNA LIGASE enzyme

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