Biotechnology - Synthesis of Therapeutic Agents

Exercise :: Synthesis of Therapeutic Agents - Section 1

  • Synthesis of Therapeutic Agents - Section 1
6. 

Human growth hormone (hGH) is secreted by

A. pitutary gland
B. hypothalamus
C. pancreas
D. none of these

Answer: Option A

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7. 

The promoter used for cloning HBV surface antigen is

A. galactokinase
B. alcohol dehydrogenase 1
C. β-galactosidase
D. polyhedrin

Answer: Option B

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8. 

Recombinant vaccine for HBV was produced by cloning viral genes in

A. plasmids
B. cosmids
C. autonomously replicating plasmid of yeast
D. phagemids

Answer: Option C

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9. 

The first therapeutic product formed by means of recombinant DNA technology is

A. human growth hormone
B. insulin
C. hepatitis B vaccine
D. vaccine for foot and mouth disease

Answer: Option B

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10. 

Which one of the following capsid protein of picorna virus is immunogenic in nature?

A. VP1
B. VP2
C. VP3
D. VP4

Answer: Option A

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