UNIVERSITY OF DHAKA
1st Professional B.Sc in physiotherapy Examination of February held in March 2012
Subject: Biochemistry (New Curriculum)
Full marks: 100 Time: 3hours
Use separate answer script for each group
Answer any two questions from each question
All questions carry equal marks
Q: No: 01: a) what do you mean by pH and pH scale? Write down pH of blood, urine, gastric juice, pancreatic juice.
b) Define and classify carbohydrate. Write in short about glycosamineglycans.
c) Write short notes on: i) Transamination ii) Dialysis
Q: No: 02: a) what is metabolism? Why TCA cycle is called common metabolic pathway?
b) Define and classify hormone with example of each. Write in short about hyper & hypothyroidism.
c) Write short notes on: i) SDA ii) Beri Beri
Q: No: 03: a) what do you mean by essential and nonessential amino acid? What is amino acid pool?
b) What do you mean by macro & micro minerals? Give three examples of each with their functions.
c) Write short notes on: i) HDL-cholesterol ii) Dwarfism
Q: No: 04: a) Write down names & functions of plasma proteins. What is oedema?
b) Name the water soluble vitamins. Write down sources & function of vitamin C.
c) Write short notes on: i) Isozymes ii) Isotopes
Q: No: 05: a) Define & Classify lipid. Write down importance of lipid.
b) Name the anti-oxidant vitamin? What are the sources & function of vitamin D?
c) Write short notes on: i) Beta oxidation of fatty acid ii) Beta carotene
Q: N0: 06: a) what is PEM? What are the difference between kwashiorkor and marasmus?
b) Define & classify enzymes. What are the factors affecting enzymes action?
c) Write short notes on: i) Lipoprotein ii) HMP-shunt pathway