Chapter 20 DNA Technology and Genomics

Create transgenic animals and plants by introducing

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Unformatted text preview: reate transgenic animals and plants by introducing cloned gene from bacteria into animals or plants. Allow bacteria to make a human protein that can be purified from bacteria and used to treat human ailments. Basic research. Bioremediation. Figure 20.18 Transgenic animals. Human Gene Therapy = Treating human genetic disorders by replacing or supplementing defective genes with functional normal genes using recombinant DNA techniques. Figure 20-16 One type of gene therapy procedure. Two types of gene therapy. htt...
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