The diagram below shows the results of the experiment Which of the following

The diagram below shows the results of the experiment

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The diagram below shows the results of the experiment. Which of the following accounts for the living S cells detected in the mouse blood sample, even though the original injection mixture contained only heat-killed S cells and living R cells? This has been covered in lectures. When the S strain is heat-killed, it releases its DNA into the external environment, which is taken up by the R strain through transformation. A Binary fission B Conjugation C Transduction D Transformation ( D )
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