Chapter%209%20MDM - Lecture Connections 9| DNA Technologies...

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Click to edit Master subtitle style Lecture Connections 9 | DNA Technologies Section 1: DNA Cloning, the Basics © 2009 W. H. Freeman and Company
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Recombinant DNA Artificially created DNA that combines sequences that do not occur together in the nature Basis of much of modern molecular biology Molecular cloning of genes Taking a section of DNA (usually a gene) and make lots of clones (copies AKA recombinant DNA). Over-expression of proteins Proteins made from selected gene can be produced easily and in large quantities, such as insulin, mutant hemoglobin, bovine growth hormone, etc. These proteins have value in medicine, agriculture, and basic science and are often difficult and expensive to obtain by
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or section of RNA Genome = an organism’s complete set of DNA Proteome = an organism’s complete set of proteins Vector = a carrier or delivery agent, usually plasmids or viral DNA. Terminology
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This note was uploaded on 09/28/2011 for the course CHEM 5541 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Georgia Southern University .

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Chapter%209%20MDM - Lecture Connections 9| DNA Technologies...

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