PRACTICE QUESTIONS 1.How does diabetes mellitus 1 differ from diabetes mellitus 2? 2.(Write True or False next to a-e in this question.) If you approach human diseases by their major causes, you would include which of the following: a.Infectious b.Genetic c.Acute

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PRACTICE QUESTIONS

1.

How does diabetes mellitus 1 differ from diabetes mellitus 2?

2.

(Write True or False next to a
-
e in this question.) If you approach human diseases by their major
causes, you would include which of the following:

a.

Infectious

b.

Genetic

c.

Acute

d.

Behavioral

e.

Chronic

3.

CIRCLE ALL ANSWERS BELOW that
relate to

Myasthenia graves:

a.

Autoimmune disease

b.

Inhibits serotonin release

c.

Impacts neuromuscular junctions

d.

Affects males more than females

e.

Leads to muscle weakening

4.

(CIRCLE THE CORRECT ANSWER
-

1 Point)
A
characteristic of cancer is uncontrolled growth
.
TRUE or FALSE


5.

(CHOOSE ALL THE CORRECT ANSWERS
-

1 point) Cancer is complex because:

a.

Gene mutations and rearrangements can cause it

b.

Suppression of genes can cause it

c.

Early stages are associated with spec
ific symptoms

d.

Many different genes are involved

e.

Signaling pathways are involved

6.

(True or false) A DNA mutation always impacts human health. WHY or WHY NOT?

7.

Discuss 3 reasons why biotechnology is important in medicine.

8.

Why is knowing a genetic sequenc
e inadequate for working in the medical biotechnology field?