Results for: Plasmid

In Science

What is a plasmid?

A piece of DNA that is circular in shape, most common in bacteria. It codes for special characteristics of the bacteria that are not vital. A plasmid can be passed from one ba ( Full Answer )
In Biology

What are plasmids?

plasmids are small circular strands of DNA, most commonly in a symbiotic relationship with the bacteria E. COLI.
In Microbiology

If you were a plasmid you would?

C. form a little circle and reproduce on your own. Good Luck!! I just took the test and passed
In Biology

What is recombinant Plasmid?

Recombinant plasmids are engineered plasmid molecules that contain a DNA sequence inserted into it from a foreign source.
In Science

What is the function of plasmid?

Plasmids are extra circular genetic material that can be passed from bacteria to bacteria, which basically is their function; in bacterial conjugation. But, in biotechnology i ( Full Answer )
In Biology

What do plasmids do?

plasmids are vectors that are used to replicate recombinant DNA in a host organism or cell. they are normally used in cloning experiments.
In Science

What is plasmid?

A segment of DNA independent of the chromosomes and capable of replication, occurring in bacteria and yeast: used in recombinant DNA procedures to transfer genetic material fr ( Full Answer )
In Biology

When is a plasmid considered a recombinant plasmid?

When the original function of the gene in the plasmid is altered or another gene is inserted in the non- coding region of the plasmid is called the recombinant plasmid.
In BioShock

What plasmids are in BioShock?

Plasmids are powers you can shoot from your hands in Bioshock. For example, there is the everlasting flame, telekonisis and much, much more. Personally, I think you should jus ( Full Answer )
In Microbiology

What is a multicopy plasmid?

Every plasmid has a copy number that reflects the average number of copies of a certain plasmid inside a host cell(usually a bacterial cell). So a multicopy plasmid, exist ( Full Answer )