Assuming the DNA of an organism contains equal amounts of A, T, C, and G (25% each), how often would the restriction site GATC be expected in the genome? HINT: What is the probability that a nucleotide at one site on a chromosome will be a G? Same question for an A, a T, and a C.

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Once every 256 base pairs

answered Nov 21, 2012 by GeneX ~Top Expert~ (7,933 points)

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