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What would happen if I injected animal DNA into my blood? Would my children be part animal?

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What would happen if I injected animal DNA into my blood? Would my children be part animal?

Transgenic Organisms:

A transgenic organism is one that has the DNA of another organism inserted into its genome. We do not have transgenic humans, however, we do have transgenic mice and fish that have DNA of another organism in their DNA.

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The way DNA works is that it produces proteins. These proteins determine our traits, for example, pigmentation proteins determine our skin color, hair...

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Transgenic Organisms: Definition & Uses

from TCAP HS EOC - Biology I: Test Prep & Practice

Chapter 7 / Lesson 3
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