Monday, November 23, 2020

MANE 001 HUMAN GENETICS Solved Assignment 2020-21



Solved Assignment 2020-21

Total Marks: 100

Note: Attempt any five questions. Choose at least two questions from each section. All questions carry equal marks. The word limit for 20 marks is 500 words and for 10 marks is 250 words.


1. Define Human Genetics. Briefly comment on different branches of Human Genetics.

2. What is Mitosis? Discuss briefly the different stages of cell division with suitable diagrams.

3. What is Hardy Weinberg Equilibrium? Briefly examine the factors affecting change in gene frequency.

4. Examine briefly different types of chromosomal aberrations in man.

5. Write short notes on any two of the following:  

a). Fluorescence in Situ Hybridization

b). ABO blood group system

c). Phenylketonuria (PKU)

d). DNA


6. What is Genetic screening and Genetic counselling? Discuss the various steps that are involved in Genetic counselling.

7. What is Human Genome Project? Discuss briefly the applications of Human Genome Project.

8. Define Genetic polymorphism. Discuss with examples.

9. Discuss briefly various ethical, legal and social issues in genetic research.

10. Write short on any two of the following

a) Genomics

b) Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)

c) Colour blindness

d) Random Mating