When Avery and his colleagues had obtained what was concluded to be the transforming factor from the IIIS virulent cells, they treated the fraction with proteases, RNase, and DNase, followed in each case by the assay for retention or loss of transforming ability. What were the purpose and results of these experiments? What conclusions were drawn?
Play a video:
This video solution was recommended by our tutors as helpful for the problem above.
Was this helpful?
Master History and Experiments with a bite sized video explanation from Kylia Goodner