1. There are two types of viruses, DNA viruses and RNA viruses, and each group has subgroups;that utilize different nucleic acid biosynthetic pathways. Which of these two types of viruses do;you think is responsible for the deadliest human disease(s)? Specify the disease(s), the viruses;and their biosynthetic pathways. Please explain why you think this or these are the deadliest and;give examples from each subgroup to support your answer. Has the group of deadliest diseases;changed over time? If so, why do you think this is true?;2.Alice is a 70 year old woman with low vitamin D levels who recently broke a hip. She has os teoporosis. She was given several medications to try to improve bone density, however, they;were unsuccessful as she could not tolerate the medications. What hormone might she be given;to treat the osteoporosis? How does this medication help? How would this be effected by a low;TSH?;3. Darren is a 15 year old, tall for his age, but he wants to build more muscle. He decides that he;will eat only protein foods, because he says, muscle is protein, so protein will make protein, and;the more protein, the more muscle. In part he is correct, and in part incorrect. Explain, and name;the hormones involved in protein metabolism, state how each affects protein metabolism.;4. Kay and Lucia are best friends and enjoy spending time together over the holidays decorating;and preparing for visits by their extended family. Kay recently visited her physician for an annual;check-up and received news that she was pre-diabetic and that she should monitor her calorie in take, especially with the holidays close at hand. Kay was troubled by the news but Lucia was;even more so since she had been admonishing Kay for unhealthy eating and exercise habits for;years. Lucia was also particularly distressed because she has worn an insulin pump since she was;nine years old. Kays remark about the news was, Well, Lucia, this is great, now I can be even;more like you!
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