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1

What is a genomic library?

A collection of clones that include all of the DNA sequences of a given species that can be screened for any clones containing the sequence of interest

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How are cDNA libraries made?

From isolated mRNAs

3

How is cDNA made?

Reverse transcriptase makes DNA from RNA
Linkers are added to the ends of the DNA to help it join to the vector