UNIVERSITY OF DHAKA
1st Professional B.Sc in physiotherapy Examination of July 2009
Subject: Biochemistry (New Curriculum)
Full marks: 100 Time: 3hours
Use separate answer script for each group
Answer any three questions from each group
All questions carry equal marks
Q: No: 01: a) Define and classify Carbohydrates with examples. Write the importance of GAG.
b) What do you mean by the lipoprotein? Write down the functions and sources of the cholesterol.
Q: No: 02: a) what do you mean by Essential and Nonessential amino acids? What is amino acid pool?
b) Write short notes on: i) Isoenzymes ii) pH
Q: No: 03: a) Enumerate the membrane transport system across the cell membrane. Give the difference between the active transport and the passive transport.
b) What do you mean by the metabolism? Write in short about the TCA cycle.
Q: No: 04: a) what is buffer? Write down the mechanism of the buffer with the example.
b) Write short notes on: i) Dialysis ii) HMP shunt pathway
Q: No: 05: a) Enumerate fat soluble vitamins. Why they are called so? Write down absorption and functions of the vitamin D.
b) Enumerate Neurotransmitters. Write down the functions of Acetylcholine.
Q: No: 07: a) what is the reference level of the fasting Glucose level, urea an serum cholesterol leve. Why liver is called ‘Glucostat’?
b) Write short notes: i) Scurvy ii) PEM
Q: No: 08: a) what do you mean by the β oxidation of fatty acid? Write in short about it.
b) Write short notes on: i) Dwarfism ii) Glycolysis