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Problem: Which of the following statements about conjugation is true?a. One strand of DNA from an F+ cell integrates into the chromosome of an F- cell, and the other strand is degraded.b. Only competent cells can undergo conjugation.c. The F factor is an element that is found in the chromosome of an F+ cell.d. DNA is transferred from an F+ cell to an F- cell.

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Which of the following statements about conjugation is true?

a. One strand of DNA from an F+ cell integrates into the chromosome of an F- cell, and the other strand is degraded.

b. Only competent cells can undergo conjugation.

c. The F factor is an element that is found in the chromosome of an F+ cell.

d. DNA is transferred from an F+ cell to an F- cell.

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