aA<br />AsmaParveen<br />Madiha Ahmed<br />
aA<br />Ravi Rajdhan<br />Jaidivya<br />
aA<br />Krutideepan Das<br />VinayShekhar<br />
aA<br />GaneshPai<br />Joel Cornelio<br />
aA<br />Sabir Ali<br />Santosh Kumar Tiwary<br />
aA<br />Smruthy K.S <br />SumanaSrivatsa<br />
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1<br />This ancient traditional healing medicine was patented in the US by Indian-Americans and assigned to Mississippi Me...
2<br />In an acidic solution, the ‘lawsone’ molecule can react via a process called Michael addition with keratin to creat...
3<br />Traveller's diarrhoea is the most common illness affecting travelers. <br />It is called by several interesting nam...
4<br />This type of surgery was known to the physician Sushruta in 6th Century BC.<br />Traditionally, it was performed wi...
5<br />Invented by George de Mestral in 1941, the idea came to him after returning from a hunting trip with his dog.<br />...
6<br />First published on 4 November 1869 by Norman Lockyer, it is the world's most cited interdisciplinary science journa...
Aud<br />The great physicist Richard Feynman delivered a classic talk on the topic “There is plenty of room at the bottom ...
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What is the trade name of the neurotoxic protein produced by the bacterium Clostridium botulinumwhich is widely used for c...
Give one word that connects the Greek goddess of the rainbow , the song below and a part of the human body.<br />
Known as the birdman of India, this Padma Vibushan winner is India's most famous naturalist in which branch of zoology?<br />
A family of synthetic broad based antibiotics, the term refers to chemotherapeutic antibacterials. <br />These prevent DNA...
These are some of the recipients of which award? <br /><ul><li>2010 Medicine: Simon Rietveld and Ilja van Beest of The Net...
2009 Veterinary medicine: Catherine Douglas and Peter Rowlinson of UK, for showing that cows with names give more milk tha...
2008 Biology: Marie-Christine Cadiergues, ChristelJoubert, and Michel Franc, for discovering that fleas that live on dogs ...
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BioQuiz 2011 - Karnataka State finals. Hosted by Rohit Nair from QuizWorks, the quiz was a nail biter with St. Aloysius College, Mangalore winning on a tiebreaker

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BioQuiz 2011 - Karnataka State finals

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  3. 3. aA<br />AsmaParveen<br />Madiha Ahmed<br />
  4. 4. aA<br />Ravi Rajdhan<br />Jaidivya<br />
  5. 5. aA<br />Krutideepan Das<br />VinayShekhar<br />
  6. 6. aA<br />GaneshPai<br />Joel Cornelio<br />
  7. 7. aA<br />Sabir Ali<br />Santosh Kumar Tiwary<br />
  8. 8. aA<br />Smruthy K.S <br />SumanaSrivatsa<br />
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  10. 10. Bio<br />WORLD<br />
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  12. 12. 1<br />This ancient traditional healing medicine was patented in the US by Indian-Americans and assigned to Mississippi Medical Center. <br />It was later revoked thanks to the efforts of the then Director General of CSIR, DrMashlekar.<br />Which traditional Indian medicine is being discussed?<br />
  13. 13. 2<br />In an acidic solution, the ‘lawsone’ molecule can react via a process called Michael addition with keratin to create a stain. This stain is used for a particular form of ‘decoration’. <br />Extracts of Lawsonia plant have been used since the Bronze Age for this purpose!<br />How do we know this better? <br />
  14. 14. 3<br />Traveller's diarrhoea is the most common illness affecting travelers. <br />It is called by several interesting names like "Montezuma's Revenge“ in Mexico, "Cairo Two-Step" in Egypt, "Kurtz Hurtz" in Uzbekistan, "Karachi crouch" in Pakistan, "Suryavarman's Revenge" in Cambodia, “Kabulitis" in Afghanistan.<br />What is it called in India?<br />
  15. 15. 4<br />This type of surgery was known to the physician Sushruta in 6th Century BC.<br />Traditionally, it was performed with a special tool called the JabamukhiSalaka, a curved needle that was invented by Sushruta himself. <br />It took thousands of years to improve upon this equipment. <br />What surgery?<br />
  16. 16. 5<br />Invented by George de Mestral in 1941, the idea came to him after returning from a hunting trip with his dog.<br />Inspired by the burrs of burdock, that were stuck to his clothes and his dog's fur, he went on to create something of everyday use. <br />What?<br />
  17. 17. 6<br />First published on 4 November 1869 by Norman Lockyer, it is the world's most cited interdisciplinary science journal.<br />Today, this journal is amongst the few that still publish original research articles across a wide range of scientific fields.<br />Which journal is being discussed?<br />
  18. 18. Aud<br />The great physicist Richard Feynman delivered a classic talk on the topic “There is plenty of room at the bottom – An Invitation to enter a new field of Physics” on December 29, 1959 at the annual meeting of the American Physical Society. <br />During the course of the lecture Feynman introduced an important concept which he said would be the field of the future. <br />Which field of modern science did he introduce to the world?<br />
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  32. 32. What is the trade name of the neurotoxic protein produced by the bacterium Clostridium botulinumwhich is widely used for cosmetic and medical procedures.<br />
  33. 33. Give one word that connects the Greek goddess of the rainbow , the song below and a part of the human body.<br />
  34. 34. Known as the birdman of India, this Padma Vibushan winner is India's most famous naturalist in which branch of zoology?<br />
  35. 35. A family of synthetic broad based antibiotics, the term refers to chemotherapeutic antibacterials. <br />These prevent DNA from unwinding and duplicating.<br />What are they called?<br />
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  37. 37. These are some of the recipients of which award? <br /><ul><li>2010 Medicine: Simon Rietveld and Ilja van Beest of The Netherlands, for discovering that symptoms of asthma can be treated with a roller coaster ride.
  38. 38. 2009 Veterinary medicine: Catherine Douglas and Peter Rowlinson of UK, for showing that cows with names give more milk than cows that are nameless.
  39. 39. 2008 Biology: Marie-Christine Cadiergues, ChristelJoubert, and Michel Franc, for discovering that fleas that live on dogs jump higher than fleas that live on cats.</li></li></ul><li>Popularly cultivated summer squash, this vegetable is cooked and presented as a savory.<br />
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