Beckers World of the Cell Study Set 1

Biology

Quiz 15 :

Beyond the Cell: Cell Adhesions, cell Junctions, and Extracellular Structures

Quiz 15 :

Beyond the Cell: Cell Adhesions, cell Junctions, and Extracellular Structures

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The primary function of each of the following is for adhesion of a cell to another cell or the extracellular matrix except
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Which of the following regulates paracellular transport?
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Mice lacking plakoglobin have skin defects but usually die from
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Which of the following pairs shares a similar function?
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Each of the following is a component of focal adhesions except
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Which of the following junctions is most abundant in tissues such as skin that are required to resist significant mechanical stress?
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An autoimmune disorder in which an immune response targets Type V collagen fibers is most likely to affect the
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Which of the following functions like a fence to block membrane protein movement between the apical and basolateral regions of an intestinal epithelial cell plasma membrane?
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Each of the following cell junctions is found in intestinal epithelial cells except
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In animals,the extracellular matrix plays important roles in each of the following processes except
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Each of the following components is associated with the primary cell wall except
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The finding that integrin-linked kinase (ILK)is required for focal adhesion function but its kinase activity is not,suggests the protein acts as a
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Which of the following stabilizes homophilic interactions between the extracellular domains of cadherins on neighboring cells?
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While investigating a medical condition,you discover that the patient has an autoimmune disease that targets and destroys fibroblasts.This disorder would most likely affect
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Ehlers-Danlos syndrome and scurvy both are characterized by defects in
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N-CAM mediates interactions between neural cells and is a member of which of the following protein families?
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Which of the following is the correct order for the synthesis of the plant cell wall?
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Selectins mediate interactions between which of the following?
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Polarized cells are characterized by
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You discover a dog suffering from an autoimmune response.On further investigation,you find that the cells of various tissues are loosely arranged and do not have characteristic shapes,and the animal is prone to hemorrhaging because of poor blood clotting.Based on these results,the target of the autoimmune response is most likely to be
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