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A collection of cloned DNA fragments representing the organism’s entire genome is called a ________.

A) transgenic assembly

B) genomic library

C) clonal anthology

D) complementary DNA collection

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Answer: b. Genomic library.

Explanation: A genomic library is a combination of cloned fragments of DNA, which serve as representatives for the entirety of the genome of a particular entity.

In simpler terms, the genomic library serves as a collection of genetic reference material that helps to (a) monitor and analyze genetic mutations, (b) predict the genomic sequence of an organism, (c) observe, analyze and study various interventions in vitro.

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