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tammy16
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1A restriction map is a map of known restriction sites within a sequence of DNA. Restriction mapping requires the use of restriction enzymes

EmmaH
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what is a restriction site?

tammy16
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1like where i found it??

Frostbite
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Well tammy said it quite clear. never the less i know you so good now that i guess you want it simplifyed? ^^

EmmaH
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0and no i do not have a low IQ i just like taking things in their simplist forms

Frostbite
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1EmmaH one thing: That thought never orcure to me, the only reason i can this is becuase i ones was in your positon and asked for answers  So i don't judge. anyway back to the case.

Frostbite
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1See attachment: A restriction map tell you where on DNA string where a specific restriction enzyme is going to work: A analogy for this would be a real map: imagen you have a lot of cities with specific names (they are enzymes) and the whole map discribe how the cities are placed acording to each other.

Frostbite
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1The restriction map i used as example is the plasmid pGLO

Frostbite
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Remember that plasmids are DNA circles that is why it is a circle on the figure in the attachment.

EmmaH
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok i get the fact that a restriction map shows where ba restriction enzyme is but..what is a restriction enzyme?

Frostbite
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1A restriction enzyme is a enzyme that is able to cut the DNA into smaller strings every time there is a specfic sequence of bases.

EmmaH
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh ok so the restricted enzymes are like the cutting toold for when you want to splice dna and the restiction nmap nshows where restiction dna is right?

Frostbite
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1The most common thing is that it is a palindromic sequence

Frostbite
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Emm... palindromic comes from the Greek word palindromos and means 'coming again, which again goes the same way'. (symmetric)

EmmaH
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0alright so i got it earlier when i said.....the restricted enzymes are like the cutting toold for when you want to splice dna and the restiction nmap nshows where restiction dna is right?

Frostbite
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Well: more to say that the restiction map show where restiction enzyme works on the DNA... kinda like a blueprint

EmmaH
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ooooooh ok thanks! got it

Frostbite
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Last thing: this is just to show the concept of a palindromic sequenence (see attachment)
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