Tips and Tricks on Application of Biotechnology


A transgenic crop is a crop that contains and expresses a trangene. A popular term for transgenic crops is genetically modified crops or GM crops.

Hirudin is a protein that prevents blood clotting. The gene enconding hirudin was chemically synthesized. This gene was then transferred into Brassica napus, where hirudin accumulates in seeds. The hirudin is purified and used as medicine.

Interleukins produced by E. coli are used for stimulating immunity system.

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