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  1. the specific sites at which a restriction enzyme will cleave DNA
  2. Genetically modified organisms
  3. Determined the sequence of three billion base pairs that make up the human genome
  4. almost entirely automated method of replicating DNA that allows researchers to target and amplify a very specific sequence within a DNA sample
  5. a medical procedure in which a sample of cells from the amniotic fluid is tested for abnormalities in a fetus

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  1. Recombinant DNAa process in which an identical copy of an organism or part of an organism that has the same genetic make-up, such as the offspring of asexual reproduction, a general term for the research activity that creates a copy of some biological entity (a gene or organism or cell)


  2. Chorionic Villi Samplingsampling of cells from the chorion to test for genetic conditions in a fetus. The cells are grown in a special medium after which a karotype can be used to make a diagnosis.


  3. Restriction Enzymesthe specific sites at which a restriction enzyme will cleave DNA


  4. Chorionic Villi SamplingUsed to test for genetic defects and can be done as early as the ninth week of pregnancy


  5. Gene therapyenables direct observation of the fetus through an endoscope to allow medical professionals to safely perform various procedures directly inside the womb