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2. Mutations can be spontaneous - no known cause, or induced - damage to DNA by chemicals or radiation

  • True
  • Flase

3. A mutation that forms in a cell that doesn't form a gamete, it yeilds an organism that is mosaic of normal and mutant tissue

  • Somatic mutation
  • Germ line mutation

4. Deamination is a frequent mechanism of _________, deamination means the NH2 on a sugar is replaced with O

  • Transition mutation - eg purine-purine
  • Transversion - eg purine-pyrmidine

5. In bacteria, transposons are mostly associated with carrying and transferring antibiotic resistance genes

  • True
  • False


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