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Transduction

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1A transducing phage contains _________.
A)no DNA
B)only viral DNA
C)host cell DNA
D)only mRNA



2In transduction, the DNA is being moved between the two cells by ______.
A)a third bacterial cell
B)a phage
C)transposons
D)all of the above



3Which of the following terms best describes a bacteria that has had its genotype changed by transduction?
A)recipient cell
B)recombinant cell
C)host cell
D)transducing phage



4The host cell DNA enters into the genome of the recipient cell by the process of recombination.
A)True
B)False



5In transduction, the recombinant cell will always have the same genotype as the original recipient cell.
A)True
B)False







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