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Terms and Definitions of Biotechnology

What is the type of engineering that changes the DNA code of an organism? Genetic Engineering
What is a genetically identical organism made from a single cell? A clone
What is the process used to separate and analyze DNA fragments? Gel Electrophoreis
What is the name of a chart that shows relationships within a family? A pedigree
What is a karyotype? A picture of chromosomes
What uses segments of DNA for identification? DNA Fingerprinting
What is recombinant DNA? DNA produced by combining DNA from two different organisms
What is a genome? All of the genes on all chromosomes of an organism
What is a mutation? Changes in DNA that affects genetic information
What are restrictor enzymes used for? To cut DNA into fragments
What is the name of the circular chromosome found in bacteria? Plasmid
What does “transgenic” mean? Organisms that contain DNA from other organisms
Created by: melanielocklear