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Dysregulation of transforming growth factor-beta (TGF-β) signaling is associated with all of the following EXCEPT:

A. Cancer
B. Inguinal hernias
C. Marfan syndrome
D. Thoracic aortic aneurysm

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The only gene expression detection method that provides information regarding mRNA size is:

A. Polymerase chain reaction (PCR)
B. Southern blot hybridization
C. Northern blot hybridization
D. Immunoblotting

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All of the following are cell-surface receptors EXCEPT:

A. Transmitter-gated ion channels
B. Seven-transmembrane-G-protein -coupled receptors (GPCRs)
C. Enzyme-linked receptors
D. Adhesive receptors

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The process of decoding information on mRNA to synthesize proteins is called:

A. Transcription
B. Translation
C. Replication
D. Signaling

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The cell cycle period in which DNA is duplicated is:

A. S
B. G1
C. M
D. G2

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