The super fast growing salmon was developed using the following: \\ a. A gene from a Chinook. \\...

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The super fast growing salmon was developed using the following:

a. A gene from a Chinook.

b. A promoter from an ocean pout.

c. Eggs from an Atlantic salmon.

d. All above.

e. None above.

Transgenic Organisms:

Transgenic organisms are those that have a gene inserted from a completely different species into their genome. This is in contrast to genetically modified organisms who generally just have one of their own species genes either improved or decreased..

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The super fast growing salmon referred here is called AquAdvantage salmon. The salmon was developed by using (D) all of the above. More specifically,...

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Transgenic Organisms: Definition & Uses

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Chapter 7 / Lesson 3
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Transgenic or genetically modified organisms are all around us. In this lesson, we'll discuss what they are, the different ways they are produced, and the variety of purposes they serve.


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