Biology (11th Edition)

Published by McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 10: 1-25918-813-2
ISBN 13: 978-1-25918-813-8

Chapter 18 - Genomics - Review Questions - Understand: 6

Answer

B.

Work Step by Step

Genome assembly relies, whatever the source of the data, on unique sequences and overlaps so that different pieces of the genome can be overlapped and placed in the correct order. Repetitive DNA confuses this process by allowing multiple possible alignments. A., C., and D. are simply not true.
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