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Which property of DNA double helix led Watson and Crick to hypothesise semi-conservative mode of DNA replication? Explain.

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2 strands of DNA has complementary base pairs which run in opposite direction. Property was that during DNA replication one strand was conserved while the complementary is formed new.

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