Biotechnology - Synthesis of Therapeutic Agents

Exercise :: Synthesis of Therapeutic Agents - Section 1

  • Synthesis of Therapeutic Agents - Section 1
11. 

The two chains are joined together to constitute native insulin using

A. sodium dissulphonate and sodium sulphite
B. sodium dissulphonate and sodium sulphate
C. sodium sulphate and sodium sulphite
D. sodium sulphate only

Answer: Option A

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12. 

Foot and mouth disease (FMD) of animals is caused by

A. RNA virus
B. DNA virus
C. bacteria
D. protozoa

Answer: Option A

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13. 

In India first genetically engineered vaccine against HBV was developed by

A. Ranbaxy Pvt Ltd
B. Shantha Biotechnics Pvt Ltd
C. Dabur Pvt Ltd
D. Glaxo Pvt Ltd

Answer: Option B

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14. 

The recombinant hGH lacks

A. terminal glutamine
B. terminal lysine
C. terminal methionine
D. terminal arginine

Answer: Option C

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15. 

How is human insulin synthesized using recombinant DNA technology?

A. By using chemically synthesized DNA sequences for the two chains separately
B. By isolating DNA from the islets of Langerhans of pancreas
C. By using cDNA for insulin
D. By using chemically synthesized DNA sequences for the complete insulin protein

Answer: Option A

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