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History of Genetic Research

Q. Which type of process shows that DNA was the genetic material?A. bacterial transductionB. bacterial transformationC. eukaryotic meiosis

Solved • Sep 27, 2018

History of Genetic Research

Q. Which of the following would correctly describe the results of Meselson and Stahl's famous experiment after one cycle of replication in 14N medium,...

Solved • Sep 23, 2018

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Q. Watson and Crick, the discoverers of DNA structure, proposed a semiconservative model of replication. Meselson and Stahl carried out experiments to...

Solved • Sep 9, 2018

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Q. In the 1920s, a dye was developed that bound to DNA and stained nuclei in direct proportion to the amount of DNA present in cells. Interestingly, a...

Solved • Jul 27, 2018

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Q. The mechanism of replication was determined by Meselson and Stahl. Imagine if their data had turned out differently. Which model would be supported...

Solved • Jul 5, 2018

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Q. DNA has unique properties that allow it to accurately retain genetic information, even after multiple rounds of replication. One aspect of DNA that...

Solved • Jul 5, 2018

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Q. In Mycobacterium tuberculosis H37Rv, the cytosine represents about 66% of the total pyrimidine content of DNA. Using Chargaff's rules, determine th...

Solved • Jun 29, 2018

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Q. In their experiments directed at determining whether DNA or protein serves as genetic material, Hershey and Chase chose isotopes of sulfur and phos...

Solved • Jun 28, 2018

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Q. In cats, curled ears result from an allele, Cu, that is dominant over an allele cu, for normal ears. Black color results from an independently asso...

Solved • Jun 8, 2018

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Q. Imagine a plant with two incompletely-dominant loci. CW (white flowers) is incompletely dominant to CR (red flowers). Heterozygous have pink flower...

Solved • Jun 8, 2018

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Q. Proteins store the genetic information of the cell and transmit it to the next generation. a. Trueb. False

Solved • Aug 1, 2017

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Q. Treating a solution from S strain Streptococcus pneumoniae with an enzyme that destroys ____ would prevent it from transforming type R bacteria int...

Solved • Jul 31, 2017

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Q. Each newly replicated molecule of DNA contains one conserved strand from the original DNA molecule. a. Trueb. False

Solved • Jul 31, 2017

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Q. A bacteriophage infects a bacterial cell by injecting nucleic acid into the bacterium.  a. True b. False

Solved • Jul 31, 2017

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Q. Hershey and Chase showed that the virus T4: a. Injects protein into a bacteriumb. Injects polysaccharide into a bacteriumc. Injects DNA into a bact...

Solved • Jul 31, 2017

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Q. The bacteria that Griffith experimented with were termed "R" and "S" bacteria because: a. Of the way they grew on artificial mediab. The "R" bacter...

Solved • Jul 31, 2017

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Q. The scientist (scientists) that was (were) given credit for first determining the structure of DNA by building a ball and stick model is (are): a. ...

Solved • Jul 31, 2017

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Q. The scientist (scientists) that confirmed DNA was the genetic information by working with viruses that infect bacteria is (are): a. Griffithb. Hers...

Solved • Jul 31, 2017

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Q. The scientist (scientists) that discovered that bacteria can transfer genetic information is (are): a. Hershey and Chaseb. Chargaffc. Griffithd. Wa...

Solved • Jul 31, 2017

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Q. True or False: Rosalind Franklin received a Nobel Prize for her work on the structure of DNA.a. Trueb. False

Solved • Jul 26, 2017

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Q. It became apparent to Watson and Crick after completion of their model that the DNA molecule would carry a vast amount of hereditary information on...

Solved • Jul 26, 2017

History of Genetic Research

Q. The DNA of a phage was injected into the bacterial host, but the protein coat remained outside. The viral DNA directed the host to replicate the ne...

Solved • Jul 26, 2017