Practice Questions 23-05-2019 test6

1. Which of the following institutions is about to conduct a genome sequencing in India?


2. Consider the following statements about ‘Bt Brinjal’

1. It has been developed jointly by the IARI and Punjab Agricultural University
2. It has been developed to give resistance against lepidopteron insects
Select the correct statements


3. Consider the following statements
1. GM foods are within the scope of the Cartagena Protocol only if they contain LMOs that are capable of transferring or replicating genetic material.
2. Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee (GEAC) functions in the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF&CC).
Select the correct statements


4. 4.Consider the following statements with respect to Super bugs.
1. A Superbug is also referred to as an Antibiotic resistant organism.
2. Smartphone’s, ATM’s, Door handles etc are some of the common places were superbugs are found.
3. Recently a group of scientists have proposed a transparent coating for everyday items as potential solution to protect against Superbugs.
Select the correct option.


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