Ch.17 Mutation, Repair, and RecombinationWorksheetSee all chapters
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Ch.1 Introduction to Genetics
Ch.2 Mendel's Laws of Inheritance
Ch.3 Extensions to Mendelian Inheritance
Ch.4 Genetic Mapping and Linkage
Ch.5 Genetics of Bacteria and Viruses
Ch.6 Chromosomal Variation
Ch.7 DNA and Chromosome Structure
Ch.8 DNA Replication
Ch.9 Mitosis and Meiosis
Ch.10 Transcription
Ch.11 Translation
Ch.12 Gene Regulation in Prokaryotes
Ch.13 Gene Regulation in Eukaryotes
Ch.14 Genetic Control of Development
Ch.15 Genomes and Genomics
Ch.16 Transposable Elements
Ch.17 Mutation, Repair, and Recombination
Ch.18 Molecular Genetic Tools
Ch.19 Cancer Genetics
Ch.20 Quantitative Genetics
Ch.21 Population Genetics
Ch.22 Evolutionary Genetics
Sections
Types of Mutations
Spontaneous Mutations
Induced Mutations
DNA Repair

Concept #1: DNA Proofreading

Concept #2: Repair Pathways

Concept #3: Translesion Synthesis

Concept #4: Double Strand Breaks

Practice: Which of the following repair pathways repairs damage that causes distortions in the double helix?

Practice: Which of the following repair pathways uses a methylated strand of DNA to correct DNA damage?

Practice: True or False: Translesion DNA synthesis is the first mechanism the cell uses to repair DNA damage?

Practice: Which of the following pathways is an error-free way to repair double-stranded breaks?