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Problem: List the three steps in a PCR, and briefly indicate what happens at each step. 

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The PCR or Polymerase Chain Reaction undergoes 3 steps;

  • Denaturation (usually happens in the temperature of 96°C): Heat the reaction strongly to separate, or denature, the DNA strands. This untangles the double strand helix and provides single-stranded template for the next step.
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List the three steps in a PCR, and briefly indicate what happens at each step. 

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