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Vaccinia virus produces its own ______ which is functional in _____ of infected cells where the virus also replicates.

(a) DNA polymerase, nucleus

(b) DNA polymerase, cytoplasm

(c) RNA polymerase, cytoplasm

(d) RNA polymerase, nucleus

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Question is from Cultured Cells in Mammals and Restricted Areas in Intact Organisms in chapter Using Other Organisms of Genetic Engineering

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Correct answer is (c) RNA polymerase, cytoplasm

For explanation I would say: Vaccinia virus produces its own RNA polymerase which is functional in the cytoplasm of infected cells and virus also replicates here.

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