What is the purpose of DNA replication?

1 Answer

For formation of daughter strands.


  1. The DNA replication makes its own copies. This is an essential process of DNA. It allows the cells to divide with equal quantity of genes. The cell division on the whole helps in the process of growth and reproduce of organisms.
  2. The new daughter cells need same quantity of DNA copy of similar to their mother cell. The new strands are combination of new and old strands due to semi-conservative mode DNA replication, Thanks.