Entries by Christine James

Distinguish diffusion and osmosis.

Distinguish diffusion and osmosis. 2. Explain the effects of a semipermeable membrane like the cell membrane on movement by solutes and water. 3. Define the terms isotonic, hypertonic and hypotonic. 4. Predict and explain the movement of starch, protein, sulfate ions and chloride ions across the semipermeable pores of a dialysis tubing. Diffusion is the […]

Briefly explain Retrotransposon

Briefly explain how the Ames test is performed and the purpose of the Ames test? 2/ Briefly explain the following and their significance: (A) Retrotransposon: (B) Tm- (C) Glycosylase: 3/ You have just been hired by a new pharmaceutical company, Double Helix, as their quality control scientist. The company has seen an increase in the […]

What steps in protein synthesis are inhibited by each drug?

Answer Critical Thinking Question 2 for Chapter 7 on page 206 and Clinical Application Question 1 for Chapter 8 on page 243. Answers should be submitted in a word document with any associated references used. Day four assignment 206 question:For each of the following bacteria, explain why is is often resistant to disinfectant a)Mycobacteriim b)Pseudomonas […]

If it were impossible for you and your spouse to have a child and reproductive technologies, such as in vitro fertilization, hormone treatments, etc. wouldn’t work, would you consider cloning a child?

If it were impossible for you and your spouse to have a child and reproductive technologies, such as in vitro fertilization, hormone treatments, etc. wouldn’t work, would you consider cloning a child? How do you feel about other couples using such techniques? If you’re opposed, on what scientific grounds do you do so? Do not […]

Compare the disadvantages of in detail three state-of-art student semi and fully automated registration technologies

1. Describe in detail three state-of-art student semi or fully automated registration technologies, compare their advantages and disadvantages in-between as well as with existing university registration procedure; 2. Carry out cost-effective analysis and propose how much it will cost to implement top-two preferred semi or fully automated registration technologies at the School of Engineering & […]

List the potential causes of Betty’s pain and identify the types (or mechanisms) associated with each cause

Case study: Betty Betty an 80‐year‐old lives alone in her own home. She is active, attending the local senior citizens club. She receives meals‐on‐wheels and has assistance with her house keeping once a week. She has been unwell for a few days experiencing decreased appetite and episodes of angina that have responded to sublingual ANGININE. […]

How does the artist treat the human body?

All of the following questions below should be answered TWICE, once for each of the following pieces of art: Madonna and Child in a Landscape, by Cima da Conegliano Virgin and Child Enthroned and Donor, Angels, by Pietro Lorenzetti   ASSIGNMENT: To prepare, make a list of the characteristics of each of these styles/periods and […]

Compare and contrast the lobes of the cerebrum specifically their overall function and location

Please answer the questions like you were explaining to somebody who does not know anything about anatomy. Please cite your work for any reference source you utilize in answering these questions. 1. Compare and contrast the lobes of the cerebrum specifically their overall function and location. 2. Compare and contrast Wernicke’s area and Broca’s area, […]