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Akash @Eduncle Asked an Mcq
December 30, 2019 2:19 pm

(A)    Protein encoded by gene ‘Y’ is not lethal to the cell.
(B)    Gene ‘X’ has introns, which prevents its expression in E coli.
(C)    Expression of ‘X’ protein is lethal to the cell.
 (D)    The ‘Y’ gene product inhibits the activity of ‘X’ protein.
    Which one of the following options represents a combination of correct statements to explain the observations ?

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  • Akash @Eduncle Best Answer

    The B statement is wrong. If an intron is present in gene X, then it will not be expressed along with gene Y. Rest all other statements are true for the information given.

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