600 Microbiology MCQs

  • Basic Mycology MCQs
  • Classification of Medically important Bacteria MCQs
  • Classification of Viruses MCQs
  • Clinical Virology MCQs
  • Drugs and Vaccines MCQs
  • Genetics of Bacterial Cells MCQs
  • Genetics of Viruses MCQs
  • Growth of Bacterial Cells MCQs
  • Host Defenses and Laboratory Diagnosis MCQs
  • Normal Flora and Major Pathogens MCQs
  • Parasites MCQs
  • Pathogenesis MCQs
  • Sterilization and Disinfectants MCQs
  • Structure of Bacterial Cells MCQs
  • Structure of Viruses MCQs
  • Vaccines, Antimicrobial and Drugs Mechanism MCQs
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Question 1 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

1. The causative agent for the ringworm is
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Question 2 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

2. A fungus that causes a tuberculosis type disease in AIDS patients is named as
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Question 3 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

3. Cryptococcus is transmitted in the form of
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Question 4 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

4. Caspofungin is a drug that inhibits the synthesis of
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Question 5 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

5. A dermal infection especially caused by the dermophytes is called
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Question 6 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

6. The drug that disrupts the mitotic spindle by binding to tubulin and liver toxicity is its side effect is named as
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Question 7 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

7. What is the portal of entry for Histoplasma?
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Question 8 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

8. Rhizopus is a causative agent for the
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Question 9 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

9. The hair nails and dead skin of epidermis are collectively named as
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Question 10 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

10. Histoplasma is transmitted in the form of
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Question 11 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

11. Dermatophytosis is commonly known as
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Question 12 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

12. The infection of the keratinized layer of the skin is called
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Question 13 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

13. Internal organs of the body are known as
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Question 14 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

14. Fungal cell wall along with chitin also composed of beta-glucan a long polymer of
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Question 15 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

15. The study of fungi is called
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Question 16 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

16. Tinea pedis is the scientific name of a foot disease that is commonly called
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Question 17 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

17. The fungal cell membrane in contrast to the human cell membrane is composed of
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Question 18 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

18. The diameter of candida is nearly
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Question 19 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

19. What is true about fungi?
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Question 20 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

20. In fungi, a part of the normal flora of human is named as
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Question 21 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

21. Sporothrix is a genus that causes a condition in a human named as
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Question 22 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

22. Cryptococcal meningitis is caused by
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Question 23 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

23. immune response to fungal infections is the formation of
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Question 24 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

24. The causative agent for the Tinea nigra is
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Question 25 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

25. Paracoccidioides brasiliensis is the causative agent for
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Question 26 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

26. A network of fine white filaments in the vegetative part of the fungus is called
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Question 27 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

27. A genus named as coccidioides immitis responsible in causing a disease called
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Question 28 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

28. Flucytosine is a drug that inhibits the DNA synthesis and its side effect is
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Question 29 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

29. Coccidioidomycosis is also called as
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Question 30 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

30. The habitat for the aspergillus across the world is
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Question 31 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

31. Fungi are categorized into two types that is yeasts and
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Question 32 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

32. The natural habitat for the Paracoccidioides brasiliensis is
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Question 33 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

33. The host for the Penicillium marneffe is
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Question 34 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

34. The cell wall of the fungi is made up of
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Question 35 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

35. The fungi that can grow either as mycelium or as yeast on temperature variation termed as
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Question 36 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

36. C. immitis is a dimorphic fungus i.e. it can exist as molds in soil and spherule in tissues hence termed as
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Question 37 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

37. The drug that binds with the Ergosterol in the cell membrane of the fungi and disrupts its function is
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Question 38 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

38. Tinea nigra is treated with
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Question 39 of 600

Basic Mycology MCQs

39. Histoplasmosis is caused by the genus
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Question 40 of 600

Classification of Medically important Bacteria MCQs

40. The other name for pertussis is
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Question 41 of 600

Classification of Medically important Bacteria MCQs

41. Corynebacterium is no-spore forming rod that causes
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Question 42 of 600

Classification of Medically important Bacteria MCQs

42. Urethritis is caused by
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Question 43 of 600

Classification of Medically important Bacteria MCQs

43. Anthrax is caused by the gram-positive rod named as
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Question 44 of 600

Classification of Medically important Bacteria MCQs

44. Absence of skin and other organs is a disease caused by
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Question 45 of 600

Classification of Medically important Bacteria MCQs

45. Meningitis is a disease of the brain which is caused by
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Question 46 of 600

Classification of Medically important Bacteria MCQs

46. Borrelia is the causative agent for
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Question 47 of 600

Classification of Medically important Bacteria MCQs

47. Botulinum toxin produces in wounds and food causing a disease named as botulism that is produced by
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Question 48 of 600

Classification of Medically important Bacteria MCQs

48. Pneumonia is caused by
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Question 49 of 600

Classification of Medically important Bacteria MCQs

49. The main reservoir for the bacteria Campylobacter is
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Question 50 of 600

Classification of Medically important Bacteria MCQs

50. Syphilis is caused by
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Question 51 of 600

Classification of Medically important Bacteria MCQs

51. Plague is caused mostly by
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Question 52 of 600

Classification of Medically important Bacteria MCQs

52. A wall-less aerobic and fried egg-shaped bacteria cause pneumonia named as
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Question 53 of 600

Classification of Medically important Bacteria MCQs

53. Klebsilla E.coli Enterobacters and pseudomonas are causative agents for
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Question 54 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

54. Poxviruses have
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Question 55 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

55. Herpesvirus is noted in causing
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Question 56 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

56. A human pathogen called Hantavirus belongs to a family
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Question 57 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

57. What is the size of adenovirus is
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Question 58 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

58. The member of a family Reoviruses that causes diarrhea in infants is called
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Question 59 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

59. The human pathogen of family togaviruses is
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Question 60 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

60. What is the approximate size of the togaviruses?
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Question 61 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

61. What type of shape Filoviruses have?
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Question 62 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

62. Hepatitis B virus is a member of a family
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Question 63 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

63. The naked viruses with icosahedral symmetry having double-stranded supercoiled DNA are known as
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Question 64 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

64. The diameter of hepadnavirus is
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Question 65 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

65. The human pathogens of the family of togaviruses include alphavirus and
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Question 66 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

66. The smallest RNA virus with a diameter 28 nm is called
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Question 67 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

67. What is the approximate size of the parvovirus?
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Question 68 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

68. Parvovirus papovavirus and adenovirus are three
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Question 69 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

69. What size reoviruses does have?
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Question 70 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

70. The small naked single-stranded linear DNA virus having 22 nm size is called
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Question 71 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

71. Severe acute respiratory syndrome in human is caused by
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Question 72 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

72. In Rhabdoviruses the term rhabdo refers to as
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Question 73 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

73. The size of Orthomyxoviruses ranges from
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Question 74 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

74. The myxo used in the name of Orthomyxoviruses refers to the affinity of virus towards
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Question 75 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

75. In the family of Rhabdoviruses, the only human pathogens are
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Question 76 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

76. Measles and mumps virus belongs to a family called
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Question 77 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

77. The diameter of herpesviruses is
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Question 78 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

78. What is the estimated diameter of Caliciviruses?
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Question 79 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

79. The symmetry of arenavirus is
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Question 80 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

80. In the family coronavirus, the word corona refers to
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Question 81 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

81. Human Immunodeficiency Virus belongs to a family called
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Question 82 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

82. Dengue virus is the member of a family called
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Question 83 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

83. Rhabdoviruses are also named as
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Question 84 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

84. The size of the delta virus is
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Question 85 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

85. The diameter of arenavirus ranges from 80 nm to
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Question 86 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

86. The size of papovavirus is
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Question 87 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

87. The human pathogen of a family arenavirus is
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Question 88 of 600

Classification of Viruses MCQs

88. The word filo used in the name of family filoviruses resembles with
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Question 89 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

89. In the name of the family Reovirus the word, reo refer to
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Question 90 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

90. In children the astrovirus causes
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Question 91 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

91. Human T-cell lymphotropic virus causes T-cell leukemia in
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Question 92 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

92. HBV belongs to the family
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Question 93 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

93. The transplacental and respiratory tract is a mode of transmission for
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Question 94 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

94. Slapped cheek syndrome is caused by
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Question 95 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

95. Arbovirus is classified into three main groups namely bunyaviruses togaviruses and
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Question 96 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

96. Echoviruses is similar in structure to
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Question 97 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

97. What is the approximate size of the Orthomyxoviruses?
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Question 98 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

98. Faecal-oral and respiratory tract is the mode of transmission for
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Question 99 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

99. A gene that may cause of initiation of cancer growth is known as
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Question 100 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

100. The study of cancer is known as
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Question 101 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

101. Cache Valley virus was first time isolated in
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Question 102 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

102. HSV-1 stands for
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Question 103 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

103. Arthritis is a disease of
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Question 104 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

104. Member of a family flavivirus is
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Question 105 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

105. The word cancer is derived from the Latin word
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Question 106 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

106. The natural host for the respiratory syncytial virus is
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Question 107 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

107. Smallpox virus is also known as
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Question 108 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

108. Classical dengue is also known as
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Question 109 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

109. Norovirus is a common cause of
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Question 110 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

110. The paramyxovirus is a causative agent for severe bronchiolitis and pneumonia in young children named as
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Question 111 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

111. Other than warts some species of the papillomavirus may cause carcinoma of the
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Question 112 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

112. Varicella-zoster virus is transmitted by the
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Question 113 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

113. The kidney carcinoma in frogs is implicated by
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Question 114 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

114. The change in the shape growth properties and other features of the tumor cell is called as
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Question 115 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

115. A condition characterized by swelling in the gland is called
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Question 116 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

116. Retroviruses are also called as
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Question 117 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

117. The leading cause of pneumonia and bronchiolitis in infants is
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Question 118 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

118. The virus that is well known in causing the latent infection is called as
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Question 119 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

119. The immune attack against the viral antigens on infected hepatocytes is mediated by
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Question 120 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

120. The rubella virus causes infection in pregnant women known as
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Question 121 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

121. The epidemic encephalitis characterized by headache fever and caused by
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Question 122 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

122. The mode of transmission for the cache valley virus is
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Question 123 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

123. The pol gene is involved in the integration of viral DNA into the host cell with the help of an enzyme called
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Question 124 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

124. The way of transmission of an arbovirus is
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Question 125 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

125. In the transcription of the RNA genome into DNA, the involved gene is known as
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Question 126 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

126. Alphaviruses and Rubi viruses are families of
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Question 127 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

127. Which is true about Astrovirus?
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Question 128 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

128. Norovirus is also known as
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Question 129 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

129. Hendra virus is a human pathogen that is identified in
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Question 130 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

130. Rous sarcoma virus is
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Question 131 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

131. Mode of transmission for the human papillomavirus is skin as well as a
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Question 132 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

132. Human urban yellow fever is transmitted by
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Question 133 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

133. Rabies is the condition caused by the bite of
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Question 134 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

134. In Africa and South America Jungle yellow fever is a disease of
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Question 135 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

135. Varicella-zoster virus is abbreviated as
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Question 136 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

136. Bovine Spongiform encephalopathy is also known as
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Question 137 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

137. Which is true about the Ebola virus?
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Question 138 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

138. Papovavirus is the
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Question 139 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

139. The recurrent epidemics of the influenza is caused by the
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Question 140 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

140. HDV belongs to the family
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Question 141 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

141. A protein containing partial with no detachable nucleic acid are known as
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Question 142 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

142. The viral gastroenteritis in young children is caused by
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Question 143 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

143. The size of togaviruses is
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Question 144 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

144. A common disease in infants that is characterized by transient rash and high fever is caused by
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Question 145 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

145. A new group of rodent-borne viruses is named as
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Question 146 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

146. CMV is an abbreviation of
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Question 147 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

147. Viral gastroenteritis in young children is caused by
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Question 148 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

148. Ebola virus was identified in
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Question 149 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

149. The mode of transmission for the dengue is
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Question 150 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

150. Croup in young children is caused by
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Question 151 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

151. A disease muscle twitching and lack of coordination occurs due to a prion known as
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Question 152 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

152. Conjunctivitis is caused by
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Question 153 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

153. The causative agent for the scrapie in sheep is
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Question 154 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

154. German measles is caused by
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Question 155 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

155. Papillomavirus are classified based on the DNA restriction fragment
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Question 156 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

156. The virion lacks
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Question 157 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

157. Marburg virus was first identified as a human pathogen in
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Question 158 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

158. Noroviruses is the causative agent for
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Question 159 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

159. The alternative name for the hepatocellular carcinoma is
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Question 160 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

160. The common cold is caused by the
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Question 161 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

161. Hepatic carcinoma is caused by the
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Question 162 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

162. A disease in sheep characterized by demyelinating and pneumonia are known as
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Question 163 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

163. Korean hemorrhagic fever is caused by the
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Question 164 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

164. A disease that is characterized by the ataxia tremors and itching in sheep is known as
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Question 165 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

165. Majority of upper and lower respiratory tract infection is caused by the
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Question 166 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

166. Kaposi s sarcoma is an opportunistic infection in AIDS patient and is its causative agent in
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Question 167 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

167. All herpesviruses have
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Question 168 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

168. The genome of the herpesvirus is linear
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Question 169 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

169. Burkitt s lymphoma in African children is caused by
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Question 170 of 600

Clinical Virology MCQs

170. The host for the poliomyelitis is limited to
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Question 171 of 600

Drugs and Vaccines MCQs

171. Entecavir has no activity against
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Question 172 of 600

Drugs and Vaccines MCQs

172. Rescriptor is an alternative name for
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Question 173 of 600

Drugs and Vaccines MCQs

173. The drug used against chronic active hepatitis is
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Question 174 of 600

Drugs and Vaccines MCQs

174. The main side effect of the nevirapine is
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Question 175 of 600

Drugs and Vaccines MCQs

175. A duration of time a specific antibody develops becoming detachable in the blood known as
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Question 176 of 600

Drugs and Vaccines MCQs

176. Entecavir is a
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Question 177 of 600

Drugs and Vaccines MCQs

177. Stavudine is the drug that inhibits the synthesis of
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Question 178 of 600

Drugs and Vaccines MCQs

178. Ziagen is a drug that is also called as
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Question 179 of 600

Drugs and Vaccines MCQs

179. The main side effect of the drug dideoxyinosine is
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Question 180 of 600

Drugs and Vaccines MCQs

180. The replication of the influenza A virus is inhibited by
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Question 181 of 600

Drugs and Vaccines MCQs

181. An approved drug for hepatitis B in adults known as
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Question 182 of 600

Drugs and Vaccines MCQs

182. Enfuvirtide is an alternative name of
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Question 183 of 600

Drugs and Vaccines MCQs

183. The main side effect of the drug cidofovir is
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Question 184 of 600

Drugs and Vaccines MCQs

184. Ganciclovir has a structure that is similar to
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Question 185 of 600

Drugs and Vaccines MCQs

185. The entry of HIV in the cell is blocked by the
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Question 186 of 600

Drugs and Vaccines MCQs

186. The attachment of the erythrocytes to the surface of the virally infected cell is termed as
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Question 187 of 600

Drugs and Vaccines MCQs

187. The main side effect of the drug ganciclovir includes leukopenia and
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Question 188 of 600

Drugs and Vaccines MCQs

188. Ganciclovir is an effective treatment against
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Question 189 of 600

Drugs and Vaccines MCQs

189. Cidofovir is a nucleoside analog of cytosine lacks
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Question 190 of 600

Drugs and Vaccines MCQs

190. What is true about Amantadine?
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Question 191 of 600

Genetics of Bacterial Cells MCQs

191. Transfer of DNA from one cell to another is known as
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Question 192 of 600

Genetics of Bacterial Cells MCQs

192. The transfer of DNA mediated by bacteriophage is called as
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Question 193 of 600

Genetics of Bacterial Cells MCQs

193. Pilin is an important protein that forms the conjugation tube during the process of conjugation the process is named as
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Question 194 of 600

Genetics of Bacterial Cells MCQs

194. The genetic material of the bacteria is composed of a single-stranded
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Question 195 of 600

Genetics of Bacterial Cells MCQs

195. The substitutions that prematurely stops the synthesis of protein by generating the stop codon called as
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Question 196 of 600

Genetics of Bacterial Cells MCQs

196. A minor change in the sequence of base pairs is called
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Question 197 of 600

Genetics of Bacterial Cells MCQs

197. When one or more base pair are deleted or added in the sequence shifts the reading frame on the ribosome called
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Question 198 of 600

Genetics of Bacterial Cells MCQs

198. What are the approximate numbers of base pairs of bacterial DNA?
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Question 199 of 600

Genetics of Bacterial Cells MCQs

199. Within the bacterial cells, the transfer of DNA is carried out through
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Question 200 of 600

Genetics of Bacterial Cells MCQs

200. If a base replaces by another base pair sequence the mutation the resulting replacement is known as
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Question 201 of 600

Genetics of Bacterial Cells MCQs

201. The transfer of DNA from one bacterial cell to another is carried out by
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Question 202 of 600

Genetics of Bacterial Cells MCQs

202. The process of mating through which two bacterial cells transfer their DNA a cell acts as a host while other as the recipient the process is known as
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Question 203 of 600

Genetics of Bacterial Cells MCQs

203. A wall-less mycoplasma having the molecular weight approximately
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Question 204 of 600

Genetics of Bacterial Cells MCQs

204. The bacteria composed single chromosomes having a single copy of the gene known as
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Question 205 of 600

Genetics of Bacterial Cells MCQs

205. Recipient bacteria in conjugation are usually
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Question 206 of 600

Genetics of Bacterial Cells MCQs

206. During conjugation, the process of mating is controlled by
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Question 207 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

207. A sudden change in the sequence of DNA or RNA is called
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Question 208 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

208. If the viral DNA integrates into the host cell chromosomes with no progeny production the process is called
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Question 209 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

209. Poxviruses replicate in
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Question 210 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

210. If a cell has acquired new character as a result of integrated prophage the process is called as
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Question 211 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

211. In the therapeutic process, the nucleic acid is delivered in the patient s cell as a drug to recover a dis- ease the process is known as
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Question 212 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

212. Gag and pol are viral
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Question 213 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

213. All viruses replicate in DNA except
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Question 214 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

214. The poliovirus have single-stranded RNA of
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Question 215 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

215. If a cell is infected by a virus the calculated time to replicate it is approximately
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Question 216 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

216. After completion of a viral replication cycle, the number of progeny in the host cell is approximately
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Question 217 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

217. The process of viruses or viral vectors in combination with foreign viral envelope producing proteins known as
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Question 218 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

218. When the exchange of segment between the viruses having segmented genome the process is known as
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Question 219 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

219. The retrovirus and influenza virus replicates in
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Question 220 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

220. A particular family of viruses that is diploid known as
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Question 221 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

221. The process one or both viruses infect the cells having mutation and produced the nonfictional pro- tein called as
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Question 222 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

222. The site of attachment for HIV is
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Question 223 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

223. Which DNA does not have a double-strand DNA?
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Question 224 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

224. In the viral gene expression, the first step is the synthesis of
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Question 225 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

225. The mutations that are valuable in determining the function of the viral gene is called
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Question 226 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

226. The replicative cycle of most of the viruses is completed in
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Question 227 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

227. The process by which virus transfer the gene from one cell to another called
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Question 228 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

228. The transcription of RNA to double-stranded DNA is catalyzed by the enzyme
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Question 229 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

229. Parvoviruses composed of
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Question 230 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

230. Between two chromosomes the exchange of gene is called as
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D.

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Question 231 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

231. All the RNA viruses contain single-stranded RNA except
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Question 232 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

232. The integration of viral DNA into the cell DNA results in a structure named as
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D.

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Question 233 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

233. The first step of the viral replication cycle is
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Question 234 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

234. The segment of RNA that have both negative and positive polarity regions is known as
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Question 235 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

235. The viral DNA replicates in
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Question 236 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

236. During the process of complementation, the helping virus mediate the replication in the
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Question 237 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

237. The inability to replicate in certain viruses providing an ultimate advantage in the
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Question 238 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

238. Site of attachment of the rabies virus is
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Question 239 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

239. The example of a single-stranded RNA virus with negative polarity is
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Question 240 of 600

Genetics of Viruses MCQs

240. The enzymes reverse transcriptase is coded by
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Question 241 of 600

Growth of Bacterial Cells MCQs

241. The bacteria that depend on oxygen for their ATP generation is called
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Question 242 of 600

Growth of Bacterial Cells MCQs

242. Clostridium tetanus is an example of
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Question 243 of 600

Growth of Bacterial Cells MCQs

243. In bacterial growth, the growth rate slowed down due to toxic products or depletion of nutrients the re- sulting phase is known as
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Question 244 of 600

Growth of Bacterial Cells MCQs

244. Mycobacterium tuberculosis doubles their generation in a calculated time interval of
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Question 245 of 600

Growth of Bacterial Cells MCQs

245. The reproduction of bacteria usually undergoes a
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Question 246 of 600

Growth of Bacterial Cells MCQs

246. In the death phase, there is a remarkable decrease in the number of
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Question 247 of 600

Growth of Bacterial Cells MCQs

247. In binary fission, the parent cell divides to form
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Question 248 of 600

Growth of Bacterial Cells MCQs

248. The minimum time for doubling of E. Coli generation is approximately
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Question 249 of 600

Growth of Bacterial Cells MCQs

249. The phase of bacterial growth in which the bacterial parent cell does not divide but the metabolic activ- ity is vigorous named as
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Question 250 of 600

Host Defenses and Laboratory Diagnosis MCQs

250. An important mediator of the pain is
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Question 251 of 600

Host Defenses and Laboratory Diagnosis MCQs

251. Neisseria gonorrhoeae Treponema pallidum and chlamydia trachomatis are isolated from the
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Question 252 of 600

Host Defenses and Laboratory Diagnosis MCQs

252. When phagocytes attack the infectious particles for destruction the process is called as
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Question 253 of 600

Host Defenses and Laboratory Diagnosis MCQs

253. Staphylococcus aureus is mostly isolated from
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Question 254 of 600

Host Defenses and Laboratory Diagnosis MCQs

254. A small polypeptide attract the neutrophils and macrophages towards infection site named as
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Question 255 of 600

Host Defenses and Laboratory Diagnosis MCQs

255. When meningitis is suspected the test for diagnosis is carried out known as
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Question 256 of 600

Host Defenses and Laboratory Diagnosis MCQs

256. Shigella and Campylobacter are isolated by
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Question 257 of 600

Host Defenses and Laboratory Diagnosis MCQs

257. When tuberculosis and pneumonia is suspected diagnosis is carried out in the laboratory by using
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Question 258 of 600

Host Defenses and Laboratory Diagnosis MCQs

258. Important phagocytes responses to inflammation included macrophages and
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Question 259 of 600

Host Defenses and Laboratory Diagnosis MCQs

259. For infection skin and mucous membranes acting as a
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Question 260 of 600

Host Defenses and Laboratory Diagnosis MCQs

260. If the person s defense mechanism produces antibodies against the infection or vaccination the immunity is termed as
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Question 261 of 600

Host Defenses and Laboratory Diagnosis MCQs

261. If an antibody injects in the human body for the protection against the foreign agent the resulting immunity is
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Question 262 of 600

Host Defenses and Laboratory Diagnosis MCQs

262. Urine culture is used when a person is suspected with a disease known as
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Question 263 of 600

Host Defenses and Laboratory Diagnosis MCQs

263. Beta hemolytic streptococci are primarily detected by the help of
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Question 264 of 600

Normal Flora and Major Pathogens MCQs

264. A gram-negative rod known as K. kingae is part of human normal flora and is found in
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Question 265 of 600

Normal Flora and Major Pathogens MCQs

265. Mycoplasma form colonies that resemble in shape with
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Question 266 of 600

Normal Flora and Major Pathogens MCQs

266. Which symbol is used in an unknown causative agent?
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Question 267 of 600

Normal Flora and Major Pathogens MCQs

267. Klebsilla is residing in
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Question 268 of 600

Normal Flora and Major Pathogens MCQs

268. Trimethoprim-sulfa is the drug of choice for
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Question 269 of 600

Normal Flora and Major Pathogens MCQs

269. Mycobacterium tuberculosis is an
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Question 270 of 600

Normal Flora and Major Pathogens MCQs

270. A gram variable a facultative rod that is the causative agent for bacterial vaginosis is named as
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D.

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Question 271 of 600

Normal Flora and Major Pathogens MCQs

271. In the category of the minor pathogen, a specie that is found in faces of chickens and other domestic animals is named as
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B.
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D.

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Question 272 of 600

Normal Flora and Major Pathogens MCQs

272. Human diseases acquired by the animals are known as
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C.
D.