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What is a gene

What is a chromosome

What is an allele

What must happen before meiosis can begin

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Q: How is genetic engineering used to improve livestock?
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What is genetic engineering. Describe three possible benefits of this technique?

Genetic Engineering is the study and application of genetics for a better life/future. Genetic engineering can be used to produce medicines & to improve food crops. Researchers are also using genetic engineering to try to cure human genetic disorders.


Where is genetic engineering used?

Genetic engineering is the use of science to recombine DNA in many different procedures to develop organisms. Genetic engineering is mostly used in agriculture and medicine.


How bacteria are used in genetic engineering?

In genetic engineering, bacteria is used in altering and replicating the genes that are subsequently introduced into animals or plants.


What techniques are used in genetic engineering?

substition


Are bacteria used in genetic engineering?

yes


Why are plasmids used in genetic engineering?

In genetic engineering, plasmid is used as the vector. Vector is the "vehicle" where the to be cloned DNA fragment is inserted (passenger).


What are three ways that genetic engineering has been used to improve plants?

The three most common ways genetic engineering has been used to improve plants are, to make them produce a substance that kills insects within the plant itself, to be more resistant to chemical herbicides, and to be more resistant to drought, There are also others , but these are generally the most common three.


What is animal engineering?

The technology used in genetic engineering on animals is roughly called animal engineering


How did the farmers observed by Charles Darwin improve their livestock?

That the farmers used the fittest animals in their livestock to breed.


How are bacteria used in genetic engineering?

recombinant DNA


Genetic engineering is used to repair damaged?

genes


When viruses are used as vectors in genetic engineering?

its c

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