Antibiotics and other medicines

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  • Created on: 30-05-17 19:30

1. MRSA stands for

  • meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.
  • metetaphagitc-restraint Staphylococcus aureus
  • megasound-resistantic Staphyolococcus aureus
  • meticillinic-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
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2. What was the first antibiotic invented?

  • Penicillin
  • Antibiotics
  • Penidopamine
  • Paracetamol

3. Future of medicine may invovle

  • synthetic clonal selection and artificial selection.
  • personalised medicine and synthetic biology.
  • personalised DNA molecular elements and synthetic biology.
  • personalised DNA molecule replication with enhances made and synthetic cloning of organs and organelles.

4. What is not an example of a source of medicine?

  • Daffodils are grown to produce a drug used to treat Alzheimer's disease.
  • Some infections can be cured using medications from the doctors.
  • Some cancer drugs are made using soil bacteria.
  • Penicillin is obtained from a fungus.

5. For the bacterium that are resistant they have a big advantage. It's better able to....

  • Go undetected by the host.
  • Send out cytokines so that other bacteria can become resistant, leading to millions of resistant bacteria.
  • Survive in the host who's being treated with antibiotics to get rid of the infection, and so it lives longer and reproduces many more times.
  • Destroy the host.


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