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I can't understand why the answer is (B) for this problem.

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I can't understand why the answer is (B) for this problem. Plz help meee:(

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Yes the correct answer is B . This is simply because : First of all, during replication, both strands of the mismatched DNA... View the full answer

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Answer; The answer is B simply because after the DNA damage followed by the imperfect repair, the DNA ended up with an A on... View the full answer

2 comments
  • can you tell me why (C) is not a correct answer? thank you
    • huhlinzy4927
    • May 02, 2018 at 1:00am
  • C cannot become the correct answer because during replication both strands have to be replicated and and in the answer C it means only one strand will be replicated because you can see that on tha base a pair A-T is repeated in both strand . however , you realize that the upper strand of the damaged DNA has A so it should be base paired with T while the lower strand has C that should be base paired with G . The resulting daughter cells one will be normal since it has the original base pairing as the DNA that was not mutated while the second has a base pair that has changed from the original thus it is a mutant
    • rennybororr
    • May 02, 2018 at 2:16am

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