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Genetically Modified Organisms

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Fluorescent genes from a jellyfish can be inserted into bacteria with minor modifications, resulting in bacteria that can produce green fluorescent protein.

Which of the following BEST explains why this is possible?

A

Both prokaryotes and eukaryotes have the same post-transcriptional processing.

B

Both prokaryotes and eukaryotes use coupled transcription and translation.

C

Prokaryotes and eukaryotes use the same codons for translation.

D

Prokaryotes and eukaryotes use the same type of ribosomes for translation.