Genetic engineering and selective breeding (Genetic engineering (removal…
Genetic engineering and selective breeding
long, coiled, double-helix molecule that carries the genetic information.
genetically modified organism
organisms that have had a gene from another organism inserted into their DNA eg genetically-modified bacteria to make human insulin.
Rice that is genetically engineered to contain the gene for beta carotene - can help prevent blindness
Circle of bacterial DNA into which genes can be added
How much of a crop/product a farmer obtains
a section of DNA that contain instructions to make a specific protein
Choosing organisms with desirable characteristics and cross breeding them to create offspring with even more desirable characteristics
Type of enzyme used to cut a gene out of the DNA in order to create a GMO
removal of a gene of interest from one organism and inserting it into the DNA of another organism.
The entire DNA of an organism