Genetic Engineering - CCEA

1

Which organisms can be genetically modified?

2

Which statement about enzymes involved in genetic engineering is correct?

3

Why are bacterial cells chosen as a recipient organism?

4

When making genetically engineered insulin, where is the human insulin gene placed?

5

Which processes are involved in the downstreaming of insulin?

6

Before genetic engineering was possible, how was insulin obtained for the treatment of diabetes?

7

Why is the same restriction enzyme used to cut out the human insulin gene and cut open the bacterial plasmid?