What is true of plasmid?
Answer: Widely used in gene transfer
The most common substrate used in distilleries for the production of ethanol is
Somaclonal variation appears in plants
Answer: Raised in tissue culture
The enzyme employed for amplification of DNA during PCR is commercially obtained from
Answer: Thermus aquaticus
Cry genes or Bt genes are obtained from
Answer: Bacillus thuringiensis
Tobacco plants resistant to a nematode have been developed by the introduction of DNA that produced (in the host cells)
Answer: Both sense and anti-sense RNA
Maximum number of existing transgenic animals is of
Plasmids are suitable vectors for gene cloning because
Answer: these are small circular DNA molecules with their own replication origin site
A regulatory body working under MoEF for the release of transgenic crops is
Which enzyme is useful in genetic engineering?
The nitrogen base which is absent in RNA is
One of the following processes involves southern blotting technique
Answer: DNA finger printing
Which is related to genetic engineering?
Cry1 endotoxins obtained from Bacillus Thuringiensis are effective against:
The plant 'Brassica napus' has been modified to produce ______.
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