Drug Inspector Exam – OPSC

Drug Inspector Exam The Orissa Public Service Commission has issued the notification for recrutiment of Drug Inspector (Class II) The detailed notification is available here. Recommended books for drug inspector exam Drug Inspector Exam highlights The Drug Inspector Exam conducted by the public service commission of Indian states, is a very important [...]

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Cheese Reaction

Hypertensive reaction resulting fromrelease of noradrenaline by tyramine and other sympathomimetic amine as a consequence of irreversible inhibition of [...]

Caveolae

Caveolae are invaginations of the plasma membrane. They contain the protein caveolin and are rich in certain phospholipids. Similar to coated pits, they bud off internally [...]

Causalgia

Causalgia is burning pain evoked by the activation of sympathetic efferent fibres. The likely mechanism underlying this syndrome involves ectopic expression of [...]

Cathepsins

Cathepsins are intracellular proteinases that reside within lysosomes or specific intracellular granules. Cathepsins are used to degrade proteins or peptides that are [...]

Cataplexy

An episodic sudden loss of postural muscle tone and function, ranging from slight weakness to complete body collapse, due to imbalanced descending monoaminergic and [...]

Capsid

A capsid is a proteinaceous shell encasing the viral genome. Viral capsids are polymeric, ordered structures composed of one or more virus encoded [...]

Capsaicin

Capsaicin, also known as N-Vanillyl-8-methyl-6-(E)- noneamide, is the most pungent of the group of compounds called capsaicinoids: It is a common ingredient in varieties of [...]

Calmodulin

Small ubiquitous calcium-binding protein. Calmodulin binds and regulates the activity of many protein targets involved in cellular signal transduction pathways mediated by [...]

Calcitonin

Apeptide hormone rapidly inhibiting osteoclast activity. The relevance of calcitonin in human calcium homeostasis is not well understood. Calcitonin has been used for the [...]

Calcineurin

Calcium-dependent serine/threonine phosphatase (also known as protein phosphatase 2B or PP2B). Calcineurin is a heterodimer composed of a catalytic subunit (Calcineurin A) [...]