lac Operon MCQ with Answer Key (Molecular Biology MCQ-04)


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Molecular Biology MCQ on lac Operon – Part 2 (Catabolite Repression)
(Molecular Biology MCQ-04)

(Biology / Life Sciences MCQ: Multiple Choice Questions in Molecular Biology)

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1.

A network of operons with a common regulator is called:

2.

Allolactose is a disaccharide of D-galactose and D-glucose linked through:

3.

Among the following, which statement is correct about the promoter of a gene?

4.

Lactose permease, the membrane protein which facilitates the transport of lactose from the external medium into the bacterial cell is a:

5.

Isopropyl β-D-1-thiogalactopyranoside (IPTG) used to induce lac operon in molecular biology experiments is:

6.

In a negatively regulated operon the bound repressor will:

7.

The functional lac repressor is a:

8.

The transcription of lac repressor from the lacI gene is:

9.

The number of secondary binding site(s) for the lac repressor in the lac operon is:

10.

The fundamental characteristic of the CRP-cAMP complex and lac repressor in lac operon is:

11.

In the absence of glucose, the binding of CRP-cAMP complex to the region near to the lac promoter will:

12.

The strong induction of lac operon is favoured by:

13.

What will happen when E. coli cells are grown in a medium containing both glucose and lactose?

14.

The lac repressor has which of the following DNA-binding motif?

15.

The absence of which of the following component will deduce the expression of lac structural gene?


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