Forward genetic screens were often the primary mechanism for uncovering gene function. Which type of genetic relationships cannot be identified by forward genetic screens and are, instead, better suited to a reverse genetics approach?

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Loss-of-function mutations


Insertion mutations


Gain-of-function mutations


Duplicate genes


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Duplicate genes


answered Jun 5, 2013 by GeneX ~Top Expert~ (7,947 points)

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