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1. One role of the kidney is to act as a fil ter. Wastes need to be concentrated in the urine to be excreted while water and other nut r ients need to be reabsorbed back into the body. A patient comes into the hospital you are working at complaining of frequent ur ination. After collecting and analyzing a sample, you discover that the concentration of urea is lower than normal. Considering what we have been learning about in class, what is a possible explanation for this patient's condition? 2. You have discovered a new drug that i r reversibly binds the ATP-binding site on sodium potassium pumps, preventing ATP from binding. What effect do you anticipate this drug will have on cells? 3. A cell has a defect at the minus-ends of its microtubules so that they do not anchor well to the MTOC. How do you think this cell will be affected by this defect? Bio93 Discussion Week 2 10/04/10 Bio93 Discussion Week 2 10/04/10 ...
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This note was uploaded on 11/22/2010 for the course BIOLOGY SC Bio Sci 93 taught by Professor Dr.dianeo'dowdanddr.rahulwarrior during the Fall '10 term at UC Irvine.
- Fall '10