Self-Quiz__Lecture_11_BMB_401 - 3 Genetic mutation that...

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Practice Quiz: BMB 401 Lecture 11 1. Please select the true statement regarding the heme synthesis: a. The initial step involves a condensation reaction between alanine and glutamate. b. The rate-limiting step is catalyzed by the enzyme, delta-aminolevulinate synthase. c. The first step occurs in the cytosol. d. All synthesis of this functional group occurs in the mitochondrion. e. Only b and d are true. 2. The condition: acute intermittent porphyria results from a genetic defect in the gene that encodes the enzyme, uroporphyrinogen III cosynthase. TRUE FALSE
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Unformatted text preview: 3. Genetic mutation that results in the production of insufficient or defective _______________________________________________________________________________________ results in congenital erythropoietic porphyria, which can cause the depositing of porphyrin rings in tissues, including skin and teeth. 4. Transferrin transfers proteins that are hydrophobic from one place to another by way f the bloodstream. TRUE FALSE 5. Bilirubin is transported to the intestines a. as bilirubin associated with serum albumin b. as bilirubin diglucuronide....
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This note was uploaded on 10/18/2011 for the course BMB 401 taught by Professor Kaguni during the Fall '08 term at Michigan State University.

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