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LitOneForPresident

  • 3 years ago

The restriction enzymes that cut the bacteriophage DNA cannot cut the bacterial chromosomal DNA. Explain this statement. Select one of the options below as your answer:A. The bacteria can cut the viral DNA at its specific restriction site, but they cannot cut their own DNA since bacterial chromosomal DNA has altogether a different DNA sequence than the viral DNA.B. The bacteria can cut the viral DNA at its specific restriction site but protect their own chromosomal DNA by modifying its bases and blocking the restriction enzyme.C. The bacteria can cut the viral DNA at its specific restriction

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  1. sammsterz
    • 3 years ago
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    The answer is B.

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