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Unformatted text preview: strand, all forms and shapes) capsid protein coat-made of coat proteins, so that virus can put DNA inside of it 1) attach to the host cell 2) deliver its genome 3) replicate its genome (use the replication enzymes of the host) 4) synthesize capsid genome (use the hosts ATP) 5) package the genome to produce new virus 6) infect another host virus infective cycle-life cycle of the virus tools needed for recombinant DNA technology restriction enzymes-proteins which recognize and cleave specific DNA sequences DNA ligase-protein which joins together the separated DNA fragments (forms the phosphodiester bond) Plasmids-small, circular, double stranded DNA molecules which replicate themselves with host enzymes (provides the DNA for the host to use); many copies per cell Origin of replication...
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