CUET PG Biochemistry and Boitechnology Previous Year Question Papers

CUET PG Biochemistry and Boitechnology Previous Year Question Papers Download PDF | CUET PG Biochemistry Syllabus

CUET PG Biochemistry and Boitechnology Previous Year Question Papers

CUET PG Biochemistry and Boitechnology Previous Year Question Papers

The National Testing Agency (NTA) conducts the CUET PG exam annually for the admission into various Post Graduate courses offered by Central and participating universities across the country. CUET PG Previous Year Question Papers are available here to download and preparation for the upcoming CUET PG exam. Download the CUET PG Previous Year Question Papers PDF from the link given below-

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CUET PG Syllabus for Biochemistry (SCQP05)

Syllabus for Biochemistry (SCQP05)

Note:
i. There will be one Question Paper which will have 100 questions.
ii. All questions will be complulsory.
iii. The Question Paper will have two Parts i.e. Part A and Part B:
iv. Part A will have 25 questions based on Language Comprehension/Verbal Ability, General Awareness, Mathematical/Quantitative ability and Analytical Skills.
v. Part B will have 75 questions based on Subject-Specific Knowledge.

Biochemistry (SCQP05)

Introduction to Biochemistry
Understanding of Biochemistry as a discipline.
Fundamental properties of elements, their role in formation of biomolecules and in chemical reactions.
Concepts of mole, mole fraction, molarity, etc.
Unique property of water as a universal solvent.
Fundamentals of Adsorption, Viscosity, Distribution law, Osmotic pressure, etc.
Fundamental laws relating to photochemistry.
Bioorganic Chemistry and Metabolites
Significance of organic reactions
Electrochemistry to conductance, voltaic, and electrolytic systems.
Chemical bonding
Aliphatic and aromatic compounds and IUPAC nomenclature.
Formation of polymers and their importance.
Stereochemistry in determining conformations of biomolecules.
Cell Biology
Structure of cell and various cellular events.
Function of various subcellular organelles.
Cell theory and techniques for fractionation of sub-cellular organelles.
Composition of cytoskeleton and extracellular matrix.
Cell cycle, cell division and cell death mechanisms.
Biochemical Techniques
Chromatographic techniques and their application Centrifugation.
and chromatography in biological investigations.
Principles of Electrophoresis, Spectrophotometry and ELISA and their applications.
Biomolecules
Biomolecules present in living cells.
Key contributions of scientists such as Hans Kreb, G. N. Ramachandran, Melvin Calvin, Louis Pasteur, Har Gobind Khorana, Watson etc.
Properties of carbohydrates, proteins, lipids, cholesterol, DNA, RNA, glycoproteins and glycolipids.
Process of fermentation and manufacture of Biodiesel.
Amino acid and nucleotide sequences of proteins and DNA respectively.
Nutrition
Glycemic index, balanced diet, micronutrient deficiencies and the remedies, nutraceuticals and their importance, junk foods and their hazards.
Need for specialized food for people with special needs - diabetes, pregnancy, inherited genetic disorders.
Use of alternate crops – cereals and pulses and their importance.
Cattle industry and its contribution to greenhouse gases.
Merits and demerits of vegetarian and non-vegetarian foods.
Metabolism
Importance of lipids as storage molecules and as structural component of biomembranes.
Importance of high energy compounds, electron transport chain, synthesis of ATP under aerobic and anaerobic conditions.
Role of TCA cycle in central carbon metabolism, importance of anaplerotic reactions and redox balance.
Properties of metabolic enzymes of the host and pathogens.
Metabolic engineering for the production of useful biomolecules.
Bioenergetics and Membrane Biology
Basic concepts of Bioenergetics, mechanisms of oxidative phosphorylation and photophosphorylation.
Composition and structure of biomembranes, transport mechanisms across biological membranes.
Concept and mechanism of ATP synthesis.
Human Physiology
Mechanism of signal transduction by steroid and polypeptide hormones.
Process of gaseous exchange in tissues and lungs, respiratory adaption to high altitude.
Difference between hemoglobin and myoglobin.
Muscular dystrophies, the role of steroids in muscle building.
Nitrogen metabolism.
Clinical Biochemistry
Constituents of urine, blood and their significance.
Causation of diseases of liver, kidney, mechanism of Cancer.
Trigycerides and lipoproteins and their relationship with various diseases.
Role of enzymes in diagnosis of various diseases.
Microbiology
Contributions of Louis Pasteur, Edward Jenner and Robert Koch in microbiology and immunology.
Discovery of antibiotics and their targets, drug/antibiotic resistance, preventive and therapeutic approaches of infectious diseases.
Microorganisms as model systems in genetics and biochemistry.
Contribution of gut microbiome in human health.
Basic concepts of metabolic engineering and synthetic biology.
Immunology
Immune system including cells, organs and receptors.
Structure and functions of different classes of immunoglobulins, the genetic basis of antibody diversityand the importance of humoral, cell-mediated and innate immune responses in combating pathogens.
Different types of hypersensitivity, and the importance of conventional vs. recombinant vaccines.
Importance of antigen-antibody interaction in disease diagnosis.
Principles of tolerance, autoimmunity and the role of immunity in protection against pathogens.
Enzymology
Enzymes and their importance in biological reactions.
Difference between a chemical catalyst and biocatalyst.
Activation energy and its importance in biological reactions.
Molecular Biology and Genetic Engineering
DNA as genetic material, DNA replication, transcription, DNA repair and translation.
Coding and non-coding regions of eukaryotic genome.
Exposure of E. coli lac operon, PCR, expression vectors and their importance in Biotechnology.
Merits and Demerits of transgenic crops.
Genomics, proteomics, metabolomics and their importance in human health