Unformatted text preview: solid, liquid, gas phase. (Circle your answer) 5.) (5) PCR has revolutionized molecular biology, forensics, and the legal system. What does PCR stand for? polymerase chain reaction 6.) (5) Ampicillin resistance allows bacteria to grow in the presence of ampicillin. This is conferred on a circular piece of DNA known as a vector or plasmid . 7.) (30) While digging a foundation for a barn, an Amish farmer finds a large bone and donates it to Penn State. How might you figure out what organism the bone came from? List at least 5 different steps in your analysis. A.) PCR B.) ligation C.) restriction digest of PCR product and vector D.) ligate digested pieces E.) Clone into E. coli F.) Sequence G.) BLAST answer...
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This note was uploaded on 07/23/2008 for the course CHEM 476 taught by Professor Bevilacqua,philip during the Fall '07 term at Penn State.
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