Biological Chemistry Problem Sheet 3
Name of the University
Name of the Student
Question: Write the general structure for an -amino acid, explaining the significance of
the prefix ?
Where R is the side chain specific to each amino a
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HOW TO CURE SCABIES
Scabies is a contagious and itchy rash which can be caused by female itch mite, having eight
legged which can grow to about 0.3mm in length. This parasite burrows under the skin to lay
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Question: Explain what the difference is between an antigen and an antibody
Answer: An antibody is the Y shaped protein molecule secreted in blood when the immune
response is provoked by the antigen and will function towards destroying the harmful antig
Contains about 25 alkaloids, belong to quinoline group.
Important alkaloids- quinine, quinidine, cinchonine, cinchonidine.
Less Importance- quinicine, cinchonicine, hydroquinine, hydrocinchonidine,
C. succirubra- 5
It is obtained from the dried bark of the stem or of the root of Cinchona succirubra Pavon et
Klotzsch or its hybrids known in commerce as red cinchona, or of C. ledgeriana (Howard)
Moens et Trimen, C. calisaya Weddell, or hybr
Que: What benefits are derived from this application?
Ans: It is used by the forensic scientists for the:
1. Identification of individuals through their respective DNA profiles-identification of
missing child, exchange of babies in ho
Que: What specific biotechnology application did you choose?
Ans: I had chosen DNA fingerprinting application of biotechnology.
Que: Briefly describe this biotechnology application.
Ans: DNA fingerprinting is a method for the isolation and making images o
Question: Explain the following terms: (i) N-terminal amino acid and C-terminal amino
acid; (ii) isoelectric point (iii) primary protein structure (iv) secondary protein structure (v)
Answer: (i) N-terminal amino acid
It is the initial po
Systematic Pharmacognostical Study ;Coca, Withania, Cinchona
Name of Drug
It is obtained from the dried leaves of Erythroxylum