Agarose extracted from sea weeds finds use in

1. tissue culture

2. PCR

3. gel electrophoresis

4. spectrophotometry

Subtopic:  Process of Biotech |
 95%
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NEET - 2011
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Which one of the following is used as vector for cloning genes into higher organisms?

1. Baculovirus

2. Salmonella typhimurium

3. Rhizopus nigricans

4. Retrovirus

Subtopic:  Tools: Vectors: II | Tools |
 74%
From NCERT
NEET - 2010
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Which one of the following palindromic base sequences in DNA can be easily cut at about

the middle by some particular restriction enzyme?

1. 5'-CGTTCG-3'

     3'-ATGGTA--5'

2. 5'-GATATG-3'

     3'-CTACTA-5'

3. 5'-GAATTC-3'

     3'-CTTAAG-5'

4. 5'-CACGTA-3'

     3'-CTCAGT-5'

Subtopic:  Tools: Enzymes: II | Tools |
 94%
From NCERT
NEET - 2010
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Which one of the following is commonly used in transfer of foreign DNA into crop plants?

1. Trichoderma harzianum

2. Meloidogyne incognita

3. Agrobacterium tumefaciens

4. Penicillium expansum

Subtopic:  Tools: Vectors: II | Tools |
 93%
From NCERT
NEET - 2009
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Gel electrophoresis is used for

1. cutting of DNA into fragments

2. separation of DNA fragments according to their size

3. construction of recombinant DNA by joining with cloning vectors

4. isolation of DNA molecule

Subtopic:  Process of Biotech | Separation and Isolation of DNA fragments |
 92%
From NCERT
NEET - 2008
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Which of these are most widely used in genetic engineering?

1. Plastid

2. Plasmid

3. Mitochondrion

4. Ribosome

Subtopic:  Tools: Vectors: I | Tools |
 95%
From NCERT
AIIMS - 2001
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Introduction of  foreign genes for improving genotype is

1. biotechnology 

2. vernalization

3. tissue culture

4. genetic engineering

Subtopic:  Introduction & History: I | Introduction & History: II | Introduction & History |
 74%
From NCERT
AIIMS - 2002
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A tumor inducing plasmid widely used in the production of transgenic plants is that of

1. Escherichia coli

2. Bacillus thuringiensis

3. Staphylococcus aureus

4. Agrobacterium tumefaciens.

Subtopic:  Tools: Vectors: II | Tools |
 90%
From NCERT
AIIMS - 2005
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What is the source of EcoRI?

(1) Escherichia coli R 1

(2) Escherichia coli R I 13

(3) Escherichia coli R Y 13

(4) Escherichia coli R X 13

Subtopic:  Tools: Enzymes: II | Tools |
 74%
From NCERT
AIIMS - 2011
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Which of the following is a cloning vector?

(1) DNA of Salmonella typhimurium

(2) Ti plasmid

(3) Amp' and Tet' loci

(4) Ori minus PBR322

Subtopic:  Tools: Vectors: II | Tools |
 71%
From NCERT
AIIMS - 2013
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