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Selective Breeding
allow animals with desired features to breed
Hybridization
crossing similar individulas to bring together the best of both organisms
Hybrids
individuals produced through hybridization
Inbreeding
continued breeding of individulas with similar characteristics
Polyploidy
many sets of chromosomes (makes plants heartier)
PCR (polymerase chain reaction)
technique that allows molecular biologists to make many copies of particular gene
Restriction enzyme
enzyme that cuts DNA at a specifice sequences of Bucleotides
Tansformation
a cells takes in DNA from outside the cell and the DNA becomes part of the cell's DNA, transforning the cell
Plasmid
circular DNA molecule found in bacteria