Code No: R050212303

Set No. 1

II B.Tech I Semester Supplementary Examinations, February 2007 CELL BIOLOGY (Bio-Technology) Time: 3 hours Max Marks: 80 Answer any FIVE Questions All Questions carry equal marks ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ 1. How is a Prokaryotic cell different from an eukaryotic cell? 2. Explain how movement occurs a long (a) Microtubules (b) Microfilaments 3. Explain how the nucleolus, ribosomes, endoplasmic reticulum, and Golgi apparatus function together in protein synthesis. [16] 4. Write a note on ATP powered pumps in detail. [16] [16] [8 × 2 = 16]

5. What is the cell cycle? What are the stages of the cell cycle? How does the cell cycle vary among different types of cells? [16] 6. With respect to cell differentiation write notes on: (a) Cytoplasmic determinants (b) Nucleoplasmic interactions. 7. Write short notes on: (a) G-protein coupled receptors (b) Enzyme linked surface receptors. [16] [8+8]

8. Using a suitable example discuss the role of secondary messengers in signal transduction. [16] ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆

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Set No. 2

II B.Tech I Semester Supplementary Examinations, February 2007 CELL BIOLOGY (Bio-Technology) Time: 3 hours Max Marks: 80 Answer any FIVE Questions All Questions carry equal marks ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ 1. Describe the structure of a generalized prokaryotic cell. Indicate the ways in which a prokaryotic cell would differ in structure from the generalized eukaryotic cell. [16] 2. Draw the basic structure of the major types of lipids found in cellular membranes. How are these lipids organized into a bilayer? How does the lipid bilayer of a cell membrane form a barrier to molecules? [16] 3. What is the function of Peroxisomes? Where are they present? 4. (a) What is Passive diffusion in membrane transport? (b) What is fasciliated diffusion in membrane transport? [8 × 2 = 16] [16]

5. In what type of cell, Eukaryote, Prokaryote, or Both, does mitosis occur? EXPLAIN WHY? Describe how a Prokaryotic Cell reproduces? What is this process called? [16] 6. Discuss the general characteristics of cell differentiation. [16]

7. How are secondary messengers involved in receptor mediated cell signaling? [16] 8. What are ”Protein Kinases”, ”Phosphatases” and ”Phosphodiesterases” and their role in signal transduction? [16] ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆

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Set No. 3

II B.Tech I Semester Supplementary Examinations, February 2007 CELL BIOLOGY (Bio-Technology) Time: 3 hours Max Marks: 80 Answer any FIVE Questions All Questions carry equal marks ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ 1. With a neat labelled diagram explain the structure of a typical Prokaryotic cell. [16] 2. Draw the basic structure of the major types of lipids found in cellular membranes. How are these lipids organized into a bilayer? How does the lipid bilayer of a cell membrane form a barrier to molecules? [16] 3. Explain how ATP is synthesized in the Mitochondria. [16]

4. Explain the difference between passive transport and active transport. Describe the action of the sodium-potassium pump. [16] 5. Describe briefly the stages in meiosis type of cell division. 6. Explain what is a stem cell and what is its importance. 7. How are receptors involved in cellular regulation? 8. Write short notes on: (a) Signal transduction (b) Endocrine signaling (c) Panacrine signaling (d) Autocrine signaling. ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ [4+4+4+4] [16] [16] [16]

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Set No. 4

II B.Tech I Semester Supplementary Examinations, February 2007 CELL BIOLOGY (Bio-Technology) Time: 3 hours Max Marks: 80 Answer any FIVE Questions All Questions carry equal marks ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ 1. With a neat labelled diagram explain the structure of a typical eukaryotic cell. [16] 2. Using suitable examples explain what are micro filaments. [16]

3. Describe the organization of the membranes of a chloroplast. How does this organization differ from that of mitochondria? [16] 4. What is meant by Proton pumps in membrane transport? Explain citing suitable examples. 5. Write short notes on: (a) Interphase (b) Cytokinesis. [8+8]

6. Briefly explain the role of Cytoplasmic determinants during cell differentiation.[16] 7. Using suitable example explain cytosolic receptors. 8. With respect to secondary messengers, write short notes on: (a) cAMP (b) cGMP. ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ [8+8] [16]

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