Lederberg and Tatum demonstrated conjugation in the bacteria in

A. 1944

B. 1945

C. 1946

D. 1947

Answer: Option C

Solution(By Examveda Team)

Bacterial conjugation was first described by Lederberg and Tatum in 1946 as a phenomenon involving the exchange of markers between closely related strains of Escherichia coli.

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