If this enzyme were to be absent in our small intestine, digestion of proteins in our body would be severely affected Options (a) Pancreatic amylase (b) Maltase (c) Lipase (d) Enterokinase Correct Answer: Enterokinase Explanation: […]
If pancreas is removed, the compound which remain undigested is Options (a) Carbohydrates (b) Fats (c) Proteins (d) All of these Correct Answer: All of these Explanation: Pancreas is a digestive gland that secretes pancreatic […]
If for some reason the parietal cells of the gut epithelium become partially non-functional, what is likely to happen? Options (a) The pancreatic enzymes and specially the trypsin and lipase will not work efficiently (b) […]
Identify the cells whose secretion protects the lining of gastro-intestinal tract from various enzymes Options (a) Goblet Cells (b) Oxyntic Cells (c) Duodenal Cells (d) Chief Cells Correct Answer: Goblet Cells Explanation: Goblet cells secrete […]
Holophytic nutrition is found in Options (a) Amoeba (b) Giardis (c) Entamoeba (d) Euglena Correct Answer: Euglena Explanation: Euglena carries on both autotrophic and hetrotrophic modes of nutrition.
HCl is secreted by Options (a) Zymogen cells (b) Oxyntic cells (c) Kupffer cells (d) Mucous cells Correct Answer: Oxyntic cells Explanation: The fundic part of stomach consist 2 type of cells, chief or zymogenic […]
Goblet cells are Options (a) Unicellular mucous gland (b) Multicellular mucous gland of stomach (c) Tubula – veolar gland (d) All of the above Correct Answer: Unicellular mucous gland Explanation: Goblet cells are specialized unicellular […]
Glucagon secreted by the alpha-cells of the islets of Langerhans does this function Options (a) Glucagon converts glucose into glycogen and increases the concentration of blood sugar (b) Glucagon converts glycogen into glucose and increases […]