MCQ’S GENERAL PATHOLOGY-GROWTH FACTORS AND RECEPTORS (28/3/20)

1.All are true about receptors with tyrosine kinase activity except?

A) Downstream phosphorylation is a common pathway of signal transduction

B) Changes in receptor geometry can stimulate intrinsic receptor protein kinase activity

C) The cellular homologue of the transforming protein of the Rous sarcoma virus, called Src, is the
prototype of this family.

Answer: C – src is a prototype of non- receptor tyrosine kinase family

2. Which one is matched correctly?

A) EGFR- synonymous to ERB-B2

B) Her-2-neu -ERB-B1

C) TGF-beta- Inflammatory cytokine

D) Hepatocyte growth factor- Scatter factor.

Answer- D – erb-b1 is EGFR, erb-b2 is her2-! and TGF-beta is anti-inflammatory

3. Which of the following is false about collagen ?

A) Collagen I,V and XI are heterotrimers

B) Defects in collagen occur in marfan syndrome

C) Helix formation occurs in the golgi apparatus

D) Cross-linking occurs in the extracellular space

Answer: B- Marfan syndrome is caused by defects in fibrillin

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Questions and explanations on cellular housekeeping: https://pathologymcqforall.wordpress.com/2021/03/28/general-pathology-mcqs-topic-cellular-house-keeping/

Questions and explanations on genome: https://pathologymcqforall.wordpress.com/2021/03/26/mcqs-general-pathology-genome-26-03-2021/

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