We tell the cell to make lots of copies of these with

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Unformatted text preview: ds to have • Restriction sites (how you pop it open and put things into it) • Selectable markers (antibiotic resistance gene) Origin of replication (signal that says keep making more copies) §༊ How to put recombinant DNA into cells: • Mix and match DNA in vector • Example of vector: plasmid • Insert desired DNA into cells o Transformation: insertion of DNA into bacterial or plant cell o Transfection: insertion of DNA into eukaryotic cell §༊ We can now take these transgenic cells and get them to produce large amounts of whatever protein we care a...
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