Tag Archives: DNA

Is DNA synthesis a catabolic or anabolic reaction?

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In which modern human populations do we find the highest evidence for denisovan DNA?

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Which method of DNA testing do you think should be used in forensics?

[ad_1] What is primer give example? What is primer give example? Which buffer is used in PCR? PCR is carried out in a buffer that provides a suitable chemical environment for activity of DNA polymerase. The buffer pH is usually between 8.0 and 9.5 and is often stabilized by Tris-HCl…. What is the function of […]

What are uses of DNA?

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What are the number of strands in DNA?

[ad_1] Does DNA have oxygen? Nucleic acids include RNA (ribonucleic acid) as well as DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid). Both types of nucleic acids contain the elements carbon, hydrogen, oxygen, nitrogen, and phosphorus. Where is the nitrogenous base in DNA? Nitrogenous bases present in the DNA can be grouped into two categories: purines (Adenine (A) and Guanine […]

How many years does it take to become a forensic DNA analyst?

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How does DNA fingerprinting help paternity dispute?

[ad_1] Are there any possible flaws with using DNA to determine paternity? DNA Paternity tests can falsely exclude someone who is truly the child’s biological father for a variety of reasons. One major reason is simple human error. Can DNA prove a person is a father to a child? A DNA paternity test is nearly […]