To denature a DNA probe, a scientist must heat it up, which then causes the double-stranded helix to separate into two individual strands without breaking the chemical bonds between the individual bases in the chain.
The activity of any living cell, and by extension life itself, depends on protein synthesis and the transcription of DNA.
Genetic engineers, or biomedical engineers, are expected to see their career prospects grow as new technological advances drive an ever greater demand for individuals to specialize in this field.
Biology is the study of living organisms. Before the 19th century, biology was known as natural history (the study of all living things). Gottfried Reinhold Treviranus was the first person to coin the term biology. Biology comes from the Greek words bi...