Reverse Genetics - Techniques Used in Reverse Genetics

Techniques Used in Reverse Genetics

To learn the influence a sequence has on phenotype, or to discover its biological function, researchers can engineer a change or disruption in the DNA. After this change has been made a researcher can look for the effect of such alterations in the whole organism. There are several different methods of reverse genetics that have proved useful:

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