BIOCH 765- Biochemistry II (Spring 2016)
Section III: Structure and functions of nucleic acids, protein synthesis, regulation of gene expression; genetic
Class Meetings: MWF 12:30 p.m. 1:20 p.m. in Throckmorton 1014
Instructor: Erika Geisbrec
BIOL 705 Eukaryotic Genetics
Sample Exam 1
1. (24 pts.) Place the number of the single most appropriate answer to the left of each of the
phrases below. Do not use an answer more than once.
1. Sister chromatids
2. Nonparental ditype
Protocol for the Preparation of DNA Dilutions for use in the
Stock DNA is routinely prepared from whole blood by the Nucleic Acid Extraction
Centre. Occasionally it may be necessary for us to extract the DNA ourselves eg. when
blood is re
Jon Moore, Jan 2007
Pour the acrylamide gel.
End label the probe.
Purify the radiolabeled probes.
Set up the incubations.
Run the gel.
Drying the gel.
Exposing the gel.
Developing the film.
A) Pour the acrylamid
Plasmidautonomous genetic element
Most are double-stranded circular DNA; linear in
Borrelia and Streptomyces
Some can integrate into host chromosome = episomes
Most carry no
Lipid digestion, absorption, and transport
Chapter 20, pp. 657-664
Triacylglycerols are high energy molecules
Triacylglycerol & Cholesterol Transport
Triacylglycerols are digested
The hydrophobicity of TAGs must b
Oxidation of triacylglycerol for
Chapter 20 Problems: 7, 11, 12, 13, 17, 18
TAG storage and mobilization
An adipocyte is a TAGstoring cell.
Adipose tissue is tissue
that contains large numbers of