BIOC 410: DNA Technology Notes

Institution: Egerton University

Course: Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry

Posted By: Biokenya

Document Type: DOC

Price: KES 100            

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Summary

Recombinant DNA technology and genetic Engineering have found increasing applications in manipulation and study of genetic make up of an organism. These two related technologies have been used to solve many problems in medical, environmental and agricultural sectors among others. Here, basics involved in DNA technology and it's relation to study of some Inborn errors of metabolism (thelasemia and sickle cell anemia) have been discussed. Also application of genetic Engineering in plant cell culture, protoplast fusion, crown gall disease and Ti Plasmids have been described.



 

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