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2. You are an investigator and interested in Tay–Sachs disease and would like to use a mouse model.

  1. Explain the condition.

  1. Explain why using a knock-out mouse seems to be an appropriate technique to study the disease.

  1. Explain the breeding scheme that results in a heterozygous “Tay-Sachs” mouse.

  1. Although it seems to be a good idea; it has been shown that it doesn’t work well. Why? (consultation of the literature is required).
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