Identify the major lipid carried by each lipoprotein.
Outline chylomicron and VLDL metabolism and identify potential primary
and secondary defects leading to type II, III, and IV hyperlipidemia
Know the functions of the apolipop
A deficiency in folic acid would directly affect which of the following pathways?
de novo purine biosynthesis
de novo pyrimidine biosynthesis
purine degradation to uric acid
Answer: A. N10 formyl-tetrahydrofolate is involved
1. Fasting glucose levels of 100 to 125 mg/dL are above normal but not high enough to
be called diabetes. The patients fasting serum glucose levels were checked at a 6
month follow-up and were 110 mg/dL. Her serum insulin levels were marginally
Key to CBL quiz 7
1. A patient with a defect in cystathionine synthase exhibits high homocysteine levels in the
blood and urine. In this patient,
flux through the transsulfuration pathway proceeds at normal levels.
the remethylation pathway is
Review of template and coding strand. The template strand of DNA is the strand whose
sequence is used as a template to synthesize RNA. Thus its sequence is complemetary
to the transcribed RNA. The coding strand is the other strand of DNA. Its sequence is
Ok here we go. First dont get lost in the forest. The overall goal of translation is to decode the
nucleotide code in a mRNA into the amino acid code of a protein. In the sequence of nucleotides
in a mRNA, every 3 nucleotides is a codon and represents one
Learning objectives - - collagen and the extracellular matrix
The extracellular matrix (ECM), as the name implies makes up much of the extracellular
space in the body. Connective tissues are rich in it, forming much of the framework of
the human body, whe
This scenario below
is for questions 1-4 and is related to the case study presented in class.
Some members of the family have decided to be tested for BRCA mutations. Since no one in the
family has been tested before, the