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01:694:301 Study Guide - Midterm Guide: Branched-Chain Amino Acid, Glutamine, LysineExam


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Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
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01:694:301
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F Deis
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Midterm

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The glutamate family of amino acids includes all of the following except __________.1.
(1 point)
glutaminea.
arginineb.
lysinec.
prolined.
None of the above are correct.e.
Which of the following is an example of an excitatory neurotransmitter?2.
(1 point)
Serotonina.
Glycineb.
Glutaminec.
Glutamated.
None of the above are correct.e.
All of the following are referred to collectively as the branched chain amino acids
except _______.
3.
(1 point)
valinea.
glycineb.
leucinec.
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isoleucined.
None of the above are correct.e.
Which of the following is an example of an inhibitory neurotransmitter?4.
(1 point)
Glycinea.
g-Aminobutyrateb.
Glutamatec.
Both A and B are correct.d.
All of the above are correct.e.
Glycine is used as a precursor molecule in the synthesis of all of the following except
__________.
5.
(1 point)
glutathionea.
hemeb.
purine basesc.
chlorophylld.
carnitinee.
In green plants and bacteria phosphohomoserine is the direct precursor of _______.6.
(1 point)
serinea.
glutathioneb.
lysinec.
threonined.
None of the above is correct.e.
a-Ketoisovalerate is an intermediate formed during the synthesis of _______.7.
(1 point)
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leucinea.
lysineb.
threoninec.
Both A and B are correct.d.
Both A and C are correct.e.
The group of molecules called the catecholamines include all of the following except
______.
8.
(1 point)
histaminea.
epinepherineb.
dopaminec.
norepinepherined.
Both A and C are correct.e.
Tryptophan is a precursor in the synthesis of ______ .9.
(1 point)
carnitinea.
NADb.
GABAc.
Both A and B are correct.d.
All of the above are correct.e.
Chorismate is a precursor in the synthesis of all of the following except ______.10.
(1 point)
phenylalaninea.
tryptophanb.
ubiquinonec.
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