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Problem: Which of the following is NOT a component of a polymerase chain reaction (PCR)? A) dNTPs B) DNA containing the sequences to be amplified C) Primers complementary to each end of the sequence to be amplified D) Heat stable Taq polymerase E) DNA ligase to connect the fragments together

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Polymerase Chain Reaction: method of amplifying DNA; usually performed using Taq polymerase

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Which of the following is NOT a component of a polymerase chain reaction (PCR)? 

A) dNTPs 

B) DNA containing the sequences to be amplified 

C) Primers complementary to each end of the sequence to be amplified 

D) Heat stable Taq polymerase 

E) DNA ligase to connect the fragments together

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