college biology-drug metabolism

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college biology-drug metabolism

You are interested in examining the metabolism of a new drug that has been developed in your company. Briefly describe how you would determine whether cytochrome P450 is involved in metabolizing the drug, and if so, which subtype is involved.

Biology

The thyroid ___ A. controls the endocrine system. B. Regulates the metabolism. C. controls sexual characteristics. D. regulates metabolism of glucose.

biology

What chemical fuel powers all cell activities? Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "cell metabolism chemical" to get these possible sources: http://www.answers.com/topic/cell-metabolism I hope this helps. Thanks for asking.

Biology--Urgent

Need help with this: 'Social bees survive by collecting nectar or pollen from flowers, pollinating the flower in the process. They must keep their hives at a constant temperature, moisture, and oxygen content for their larvae to develop. One way they do this is by beating ...

biology

What forms of energy are involved in metabolism? Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "metabolism energy" to get these possible sources: http://www.elmhurst.edu/~chm/vchembook/5900verviewmet.html http://ds9a.nl/metabolism/ http://staff....

economics in healthcare

6. Calculate Herfindahl Index and Concentration Ratios for these markets. Drug Companies H.I. = ?, C.R. ? Health Care Providers: H.I.=? , C.R.= ? 2005 SOM 2005 SOM Drug Co1 18.8 HC Co 1 43.1 Drug Co2 17.9 HC Co 2 31.7 Drug Co3 15.3 HC Co 3 15.8 Drug Co 4 13.6 Drug Co 5 12.2 ...

Biology

Im doing an experiment in Biology on a drug, but im not sure where I can find information on the drug Chantix. i also have a few general questions I was hoping you could help me with... 1. Why is it improtant to have as many subjects as possible in an investigation? 2. why is ...

Biology

What ethical issues might arise when a drug company funds trials of a new drug it has developed to treat a genetic disorder?

Biology

Microorganisms develop resistance to antimicrobial drugs in a number of ways, EXCEPT A. Producing an enzyme that deactivates the antimicrobial drug B. Changing the cellular permeability to prevent the drug from entering the cell C. Interfering with the cell wall synthesis of ...

biology

What is the main idea of metabolism. please help

P.E.

_______________ occurs when a person internationally uses drug improperly. A side affect Drug misuse*** Drug synergism Drug abuse Thanks!!

Bio

Why does an athlete switch from aerobic to anaerobic metabolism during strenuous exercise? How is aerobic metabolism better for the athlete than anaerobic metabolism?

biology

describe the role of mitochondria in the metabolism of eukaryotic cells.

Biology

Why are simple sugars required for metabolism? What makes them so important?

Health

Nausea, vomiting, or headache after taking a drug may be due to A . Dependency B . Addiction C . Side effects D . Tolerance •• ________ occurs when a person intentionally uses a drug improperly. A. A side effect •• B. Drug misuse C. Drug synergism D. Drug abuse Correct...

biology

Relationship between free energy change and metabolism in biological system

Biology

The ___ from photosynthesis is a reactant for glucose metabolism. A. H2O B. ATP C. lactic acid D. CO2 E. O2 Thanks.

Psychology

Drug addiction occurs when: A. an individual will lie about taking a drug. B. a drug no longer causes a person to get high, but they take it again. C. biological or psychological dependence on taking the drug develops. D. a person can be without the drug no longer than five days.

Biology

What is the 5th characteristic for all living things? I already have: 1. Heredity 2. Metabolism 3. Reproduction 4. Homeostasis

Health (Ms. Sue)

1. Differentiate drug tolerance from physical dependence. A: Drug tolerance is a condition in which a user need more of a drug to feel the same effect felt when first using the drug, whereas physical dependence is a states in which the body relies upon a given drug in order to...

P.E. ASAP PLZ

A person who has a really bad cough decides to take twice the recommended amount of cough syrup. This is an example of Drug misuse*** Drug abuse A drug overdose Proper drug use

statistics

3 different drugs are under consideration for trating a given ailment. in the past 10,000 applications, drug A was sed 2500 times, drug B 4000 times, and drug C 3500 times. when an expert was asked to rank the effectiveness of the 3 drugs, he replied: "drugs A is twice as ...

biology

Relate membranes to energy metabolism, redox reactions, and ATP synthesis in both eukaryotic and prokaryotic cells.

Economics/social studies

This isn't an example of an invisible hand is it? A single drug company obtains a patent on a lifesaving drug. The company can charge whatever it chooses for the drug and will not lose customers. Is the invisible hand at work in this scenario? I say no because the customers ...

Biology 110

by means of a chemical equation, show how the body rids itself of the major end-products of metabolism. Please explain.

Biology

1. A medical scientist is designing an experiment to test the results of a new drug that she hypothesizes will greatly reduce and possibly eliminate the side effects of a new cancer treatment. If this experiment is to be set up correctly, she must (A) divide the patients into ...

science

I am writing an essay on the subject of, 'The metabolism of green plant cells in relation to energy exchange process.' Can anyone advise of key ideas to include please? This is a very, very complicated subject. Look here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Metabolism Notice the ...

PE/Health

Reading and following the directions on a drug label can help you avoid select all that apply A. Getting arrested•• B. Drug synergism C. Drug antagonism •• D. Drug interaction •• GHB and Rohypnol are example of select all that apply A. Stimulants B. Date rape drugs...

biology

Which of the following is NOT a function of hormones? a. initiate behavior and reproduction b. coordinate the production and use of energy c. maintain nutrition and metabolism d. react to stimuli from outside the body B?

biology

You are the director of research for a drug company. The following list of candidate drugs is brought to you. Which is the most likely to be worth developing as a cancer chemotherapy agent? A drug that a. interferes with cellular respiration b. causes cells to divide at a ...

Bio

The thyroid ___ A. controls the endocrine system. B. Regulates the metabolism. C. controls sexual characteristics. D. regulates metabolism of glucose Please help I'm missing part of my book

Chemistry

A drug is eliminated from the body in a first-order reaction with a rate constant of 7.6 x 10-3 / min at 37 oC. A patient is given 20 mg of this drug. What mass of the drug remains after 5 hours?

Biology

The first cells evolved in an atmosphere that lacked free _____________. Their metabolism resulted in the accumulation of ________________ in the atmosphere. Fill in the blanks.

math

a drug test is 97% accurate. 2000 people take the test. 1975 of the people do not use drugs, while the other 25 are drug users. How many non-drug users will pass the drug test?

Pharmacology

You provide the manufacturer’s recommended dose of an antibiotic, which is 10mg/kg IV for a 100kg patient. You then draw a level 30 minutes after the dose. Assume rapid distribution and neglible clearance/metabolism over the 30minute period between the time of administration...

College Algebra

Quadratic Function problem: When a certain drug is taken orally, the concentration of the drug in the patients bloodstream after t minutes is given by C(t)=0.06t-0.0002t^2, where 0 ≤ t ≤ 240 and the concentration is measured by mg/L. When is the maximum serum ...

biology

A researcher develops a new drug that kills cells by preventing transcription. The most direct effect of the drug is to prevent cells from? A. making new DNA. B. exporting substances to the cytoplasm. C. making protein. D. breaking down substances in the cytoplasm.

Advanced Pharmacology

You provide the manufacturer’s recommended dose of an antibiotic, which is 10mg/kg IV for a 100kg patient. You then draw a level 30 minutes after the dose. Assume rapid distribution and neglible clearance/metabolism over the 30minute period between the time of administration...

College Algebra/Drug Calculations

Good afternoon. I was given a large packet to practice some math to prepare me for drug calculations. For some reason, I cannot get the answer to this fraction. I've tried a few ways, but maybe I forgot a step or am overlooking some silly mistake... 5/6 x 2/3 The answer is 5/9...

math

solve the problem A drug is injected into a patient and the concentration of the drug is monitored. The drug's concentration, C(t), in milligrams after t hours is modeled by C(t) = (7t)/2t^2+4.

character education

Which of the following is NOT a good way to control an obsession? indulge yourself in the obsession until it passes have a mental escape when the obsessive thought arises recognize and avoid the triggers for the obsession A? What is the psychochemical basis for drug addiction...

character education

Which of the following is NOT a good way to control an obsession? indulge yourself in the obsession until it passes have a mental escape when the obsessive thought arises recognize and avoid the triggers for the obsession A? What is the psychochemical basis for drug addiction...

character education

What is the psychochemical basis for drug addiction? the body develops a dependence on the drug in order to feel well the drug stimulates the breakdown of endorphins the drug replaces normal neurotransmitters A? Which of the following is NOT a good way to control an obsession...

English

I wrote two thesis statements, which one is good. Which one should I use for my essay. 1) Over the recent years, the use of illicit drugs has increased to some extent with the rise of drug legalization campaigns, though, with reformation and implantation of new drug policies, ...

College Algebra

When a certain drug is taken orally, the concentration of the drug in the patients bloodstream after t minutes is given by C(t)=0.06t-0.0002t^2, where 0 is less than or equal to "t" which is less than or equal to 240 and the concentration is measured by mg/L. When is the ...

Biology

Are any of these anabolic reactions? a. making starch from many glucose molecules b. making proteins from many amino acids c. making many glucose molecules from many glycogen molecules Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "anabolic ...

math

In a livestock research stations a new drug for a certain fowl disease is being tried. Samples of 36 fowls were diagnosed to have the disease. Twenty (20) fowls were treated with the drug and the rest were not. (a) Calculate the probability that a fowl picked at random is (i) ...

Algebra

An asthma medicine is to be prepared from an elixir with a drug concentration of 5 mg/mL and a cherry flavored syrup that is to be added to hide the taste of the drug. How much of each must be used to prepare 100 mL of solution with a drug concentration of 2 mg/mL?

Algebra

An asthma medicine is to be prepared from an elixir with a drug concentration of 5 mg/mL and a cherry flavored syrup that is to be added to hide the taste of the drug. How much of each must be used to prepare 100 mL of solution with a drug concentration of 2 mg/mL?

Physiology

Fill in the table with information about the action of pharmaceutical drugs on neurological disorders. Name of drug 1.Valium a.Neurotransmitter affected b.Does the drug enhance or reduce the effect of the neurotransmitter? (indicate which) c.For what type of disorder is this ...

Biology

Acetyl-CoA is used both in cellular respiration and fat synthesis. Explain how the cell can regulate its metabolism if the same molecule is used in both energy production and biosynthesis?

college

I need help with drug treatments for the respiratory system

Drug information Sources

in addition to comprehensive manufacturer listings, the blank contains pharmaceutical wholesaler and third party administrator directories. a-Drugdigest b-drug topics red book c-drug information handbook d-pharmary times

math

a pharmacist failed to place the balance in equilibrium before weighing 200mg of a drug. later, he discovered a 20% error was incurred. If the balance pan on which he placed the drug to be measured was heavy, how much of the drug in milligrams did he actually weigh?

Science

5. A team of scientists is testing a new drug on AIDS patients. They expect patients to develop fewer AIDS-related illnesses when given the drug, but they don't expect the drug to cure AIDS. Thought Process: a. What is the independent variable? New drug treatment b. What is ...

CALCULUS PLEASE HELP!!

suppose m(0) milligrams of a drug are put in the blood of an injection. The amount of drug t hours after the injection is given by m(t)=m(o)e^-kt, for t (=>) 0, where k is the rate constant, which is related to the half life. we also treat oral administration of drugs as an...

Advanced Math Help!

suppose m(0) milligrams of a drug are put in the blood of an injection. The amount of drug t hours after the injection is given by m(t)=m(o)e^-kt, for t (=>) 0, where k is the rate constant, which is related to the half life. we also treat oral administration of drugs as an...

CALCULUS PLEASE HELP

suppose m(0) milligrams of a drug are put in the blood of an injection. The amount of drug t hours after the injection is given by m(t)=m(o)e^-kt, for t (=>) 0, where k is the rate constant, which is related to the half life. we also treat oral administration of drugs as an...

laww helppppppp

What is the cornerstone of the justice anti-drug model?pick one the increased use of military forces to seal the borders decreased reliance on rehabilitation programs for drug addicts the adoption of mandatory minimum sentences for drug crimes the legalization of drugs

Math

A drug in the bloodstream has a concentration of c(x) =3t/t^2 + 1 Approximate the highest concentration of the drug reached in the bloodstream Determine how long it takes for the drug to drop below 0.2. Solve algaebraically

Math

A drug in the bloodstream has a concentration of c(x) =3t/t^2 + 1 Approximate the highest concentration of the drug reached in the bloodstream Determine how long it takes for the drug to drop below 0.2. Solve algaebraically

math

A drug in the bloodstream has a concentration of c(x) =3t/t^2 + 1 Approximate the highest concentration of the drug reached in the bloodstream Determine how long it takes for the drug to drop below 0.2. Solve algaebraically

Mathematics

A drug response curve describes the level of medication in the bloodstream after a drug is administered. A surge function S(t) = At^(p)e^(−kt) (where t > 0) is often used to model the response curve, reflecting an initial surge in the drug level and then a more ...

biology

Characteristics that give birds the energy they need to fly long distances are a. strong breast muscles and wings. b. aerodynamic feathers and lightweight bones. c. divided ventricle and air sacs in lungs. d. endothermic metabolism and fused bones. C?

biology 2 ap

All living organisms share all of the following features in common except A. carry out metabolism B. transfer energy with ATP C. encode hereditary information in DNA D. are composed of one or more cells E. containing organelles

biology

find a drug scandal within a sportig event and write some notes about it.

physics

Calculate the mass of H2O produced by metabolism of 2.6kg of fat, assuming the fat consists entirely of tristearin (C57H110O6), a typical animal fat, and assuming that during metabolism, tristearin reacts with O2 to form only CO2 and H2O.

Drug Bioavilability (Pharm.)

Assess with explanation the bioavailability by oral route of the following drugs with the specified properties. Also suggest ways to achieve the therapeutic concentration if the bioavailability is not favorable. (Note: change of route of administration should be considered as ...

Biology

41. HIV has become one of the most feared diseases of the world community in the last few decades. Antiviral drugs have been developed that help treat the disease, although no cure has yet been found. Many pharmaceutical approaches are being investigated to battle the disease...

Biology

41. HIV has become one of the most feared diseases of the world community in the last few decades. Antiviral drugs have been developed that help treat the disease, although no cure has yet been found. Many pharmaceutical approaches are being investigated to battle the disease...

math

collected for use in the approval process required by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Some participants were given a placebo, an inert substance that looks like the drug; others were given the drug. The data are shown in the following table: No Help Help Drug 22 ...

math

collected for use in the approval process required by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Some participants were given a placebo, an inert substance that looks like the drug; others were given the drug. The data are shown in the following table: No Help Help Drug 22 ...

Health (Ms. Sue)

Compare the term drug with the term medicine. A: The term drug and the term medicine both describe types of drugs. However, these types of drugs are very different. For example, the term drug is any substance that causes a change in a person’s physical or psychological state...

Biology

When dental work is to be done, the gums and nerves in the teeth are anethetized by injection of lidocaine. This drug blocks Na+ channels in the membrane of the sensory cells. This drug is an effective local anesthetic because the A. Sensory cell membrane do not repolarize ...

math

suppose 250mg of a drug is injected into a persons bloodstream. as the drug is metabolized, the quantity diminishes at the continuous rate of 4% per hour. by what percent does the drug level decrease during any given hour? (find the effective hourly rate)

Biology

why do some cells burst when exposed to ouabain? (a drug that is used to treat heart failure and affects the Na+/K+ ATPase)

law

What is the cornerstone of the justice anti-drug model?pick one the increased use of military forces to seal the borders decreased reliance on rehabilitation programs for drug addicts the adoption of mandatory minimum sentences for drug crimes the legalization of drugs No one ...

penn foster

1. A 30 kg dog is receiving fluids at a rate of 40 mL/hour. It needs a drug added to 500 mL of fluids so that it receives 2 mg/kg each hour. The drug has a strength of 2%. What volume of drug will you add? A.15ml B.37.5ml C.12.5ml D.3ml

geometry

In the tests of a new pharmaceutical product, data were collected for use in the approval process required by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Some participants were given a placebo, an inert substance that looks like the drug; others were given the drug. The data ...

statistics

It is known that 10 % of a school's athlete population uses drugs. The Athletic Director gives a drug test which registers correctly as positive in 82 % of the cases where the drug is present and correctly as negative in 96 % of the cases where the drug is absent. One athlete ...

Math

In the tests of a new pharmaceutical product, data were collected for use in the approval process required by theU.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Some participants were given a placebo, an inert substance that looks like the drug; others were given the drug. The data ...

biology/ science

At what stage will mitosis stop when the cells in the interphase are subjected to colchicine, a drug that interferes with the functioning of the spindle apparatus?

Health Help Me!!

1 The first step in getting help for drug abuse is A detoxication B withdrawal C joining a therapeutic community •• D recognizing the problem 2 The place were former drug abusers live together and learn to be drug-free is called A a detox center B a hospital C a ...

polynomials & rational function

A drug is administered to a patient and the concentration of the drug in the bloodstream is monitored. At time t >= 0(in hours since giving the drug) the concentration is given by(in mg/L) c(t) = 5t / (t^2+1) Graph the function. From the graph, how do I find a)the highest ...

propability

Albino rats used to study the hormonal regulation of a metabolic pathway are injected with a drug that inhibits body synthesis of protein. Usually, 4 out of 20 rats die from the drug before the experiment is over. This time round, 10 animals are treated with the drug. What is ...

Calculas

suppose m(0) milligrams of a drug are put in the blood of an injection. The amount of drug t hours after the injection is given by m(t)=m(o)e^-kt, for t (=>) 0, where k is the rate constant, which is related to the half life. we also treat oral administration of drugs as an...

CALCULUS PLEASE HELP!!

suppose m(0) milligrams of a drug are put in the blood of an injection. The amount of drug t hours after the injection is given by m(t)=m(o)e^-kt, for t (=>) 0, where k is the rate constant, which is related to the half life. we also treat oral administration of drugs as an...

econ 460

1. The demand for a new drug is given by P = 4 – 0.5Q. The marginal cost of manufacturing the drug is constant and equal to $1 per unit. (Prices and costs are in terms of dollars, and quantities are in millions). a. Illustrate on a diagram the following curves: demand, ...

criminal justice 240

CheckPoint: Drug Use and Delinquency Response Write a 200- to 350-word response answering the following questions according to the journal articles: o What are the main reasons of youth drug use? o How does drug use relate to delinquency?

Math

A drugstore sells a drug costing $85 for $112 and drug costing $175 for $238. A, If the markup policy of the drugstore is assumed to be linear, write an equation that expresses retail price R in terms of cost C (wholesale price). B, what does a store pay (to the nearest dollar...

Calculus

A patient is given a drug intravenously at a rate of 43.2 mg/hour. The drug enters a compartment volume or the volume of the part of the body of 35,000 ml. The rate at which the drug leaves the body (mg/hour) is proportional to the quantity present, with proportionality ...

Pre Calc!

A drug is eliminated from the body through urine. Suppose that for a dose of 10 milligrams, the amount A(t) remaining in the body t hours later is given by A(t)=10(0.8)^t and that in order for the drug to be effective, at least 2 milligrams must be in the body. (a) Determine ...

Pre Calc!

A drug is eliminated from the body through urine. Suppose that for a dose of 10 milligrams, the amount A(t) remaining in the body t hours later is given by A(t)=10(0.8)^t and that in order for the drug to be effective, at least 2 milligrams must be in the body. (a) Determine ...

economics

Assume the graph below represents the market demand for a patented prescription drug together with the firm-level marginal cost and average cost functions for producing the drug. Assume these cost curves do not reflect R&D costs of developing this drug, but only reflect ...

economics

Assume the graph below represents the market demand for a patented prescription drug together with the firm-level marginal cost and average cost functions for producing the drug. Assume these cost curves do not reflect R&D costs of developing this drug, but only reflect ...

Abnormal psychology

what are the tenets of pharmacology I found more then three "basic tenets of pharmacology" online: The dose should be no larger than that necessary for the desired effect The drug molecules must get so close to the cellular molecules that the function of the latter is altered ...

Math

A manufacturer of an anti-inflammatory drug claims that the drug will be effective for 6 hours. An independent testing service determined that the drug was effective for only 80% of the length of time claimed by the manufacturer. Find the length of time the drug will be ...

Finite Math

65, A drugstore sells a drug costing $85 for $112 and drug costing $175 for $238. A, If the markup policy of the drugstore is assumed to be linear, write an equation that expresses retail price R in terms of cost C (wholesale price). B, what does a store pay (to the nearest ...

medical billing and coding

How do I code a drug overdose intentionally the drug is verapamil?

pharmacy

the structural formula of a drug is included in this section of a drug monograph

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