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4. DNA, Chromosomes, and Genomes

Transposons and Viruses

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Mobile Genetic Elements

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DNA Transposons

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Retrotransposons

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Viruses as Mobile Genetic Elements

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Evolution

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Which of the following is not considered a mobile genetic element?

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Which of the following transposons still jumps in the human genome?

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What is the name of the enzyme responsible for allowing the transposon to jump within the genome?

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Some transposons encode for a protein.