a. Short arm of chromosome 6
b. Short arm of chromosome 3
c. Long arm of chromosome 6
d. Long arm of chromosome 3
12q: What does 'C' in C-Reactive protein stand for?
a. C polysaccaride of pneumococcus
b. That comes after ARP, BRP
*C-reactive protein was originally discovered by Tillett and Francis in 1930 as a substance in the serum of patients with acute inflammation that reacted with the C polysaccharide of pneumococcus. Initially it was thought that CRP might be a pathogenic secretion as it was elevated in people with a variety of illnesses including cancer, however discovery of hepatic synthesis demonstrated that it is a native protein.
13q: Nobel prize in physiology or medicine was recently awarded for the discovery of?
b. RNA i
*Nobel prize winners in physiology or medicine for 2008.
*Nobel prize winners in physiology or medicine for 2009.
14q: Which of the following is a poor prognostic finding of Acute lymphoblastic leukemia?(AIIMS Repeat)
a. TLC 4000-10000
b. Involvement of gonads
c. Age less than 2 years
15q: Sclera is thinnest at? (AIIMS MAY 2009 repeat)
c. Anterior to attachment of superior rectus
d. Posterior to attachment of superior rectus