Microbiology - Microbial Recombination and Gene Transfer - Discussion

Discussion :: Microbial Recombination and Gene Transfer - Section 1 (Q.No.2)


In the extracellular medium, DNA-degrading enzymes would likely be to prevent transfer of DNA by

[A]. conjugal transfer by a self-transmissible plasmid
[B]. generalized phage transduction
[C]. natural transformation
[D]. none of the above

Answer: Option C


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Kirn said: (Apr 3, 2017)  
I do not understand, what it means by the words "would likely be to prevent"?

Shilpashree said: (Sep 13, 2019)  
Please provide an explanation for the answer.

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