If Avery, MacLeod, and McCarty had found that samples of heat-killed bacteria treated with RNase and DNase transformed bacteria, but that samples treated with protease did not, what conclusion would they have drawn? a. Protease carries out transformation. b. RNA and DNA are the genetic materials. c. Protein is the genetic material. d. RNase and DNAse are necessary for transformation

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If Avery, MacLeod, and McCarty had found that samples of heat-killed bacteria treated with RNase and DNase transformed bacteria, but that samples treated with protease did not, what conclusion would they have drawn?

a. Protease carries out transformation.

b. RNA and DNA are the genetic materials.

c. Protein is the genetic material.

d. RNase and DNAse are necessary for transformation

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