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Restriction Enzymes - Biological Function And Historical Background, Nomenclature And Classification, Use Of Restriction Enzymes In Biotechnology


Restriction enzymes are bacterial proteins that recognize specific DNA sequences and cut DNA at or near the recognition site. These enzymes are widely used in molecular genetics for analyzing DNA and creating recombinant DNA molecules.

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