Difference between revisions of "Step 2 - Transforming competent cells"

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Cells have to be made competent by various methods such as heat shock etc.
 
Cells have to be made competent by various methods such as heat shock etc.
(Elaborated under Bacterial Transformation
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(Elaborated under  
[[http://www.hackteria.org/index.php/Bacterial_Transformation_:_The_Process]])
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[[http://www.hackteria.org/index.php/Bacterial_Transformation_:_The_Process|Bacterial transformation]])

Revision as of 07:39, 24 June 2009

Competition between cells?

Well, not really.

'Competent cells are those cells which have the ability to take up extracellular/naked DNA from their environment.

Cells have to be made competent by various methods such as heat shock etc. (Elaborated under [transformation])