Botany Syllabus for SRMEEE | SRM University Entrance Exam Botony Syllabus
Unit 1: Taxonomy of Angiosperm Types of classifications - Artificial, Natural, Phylogenetic - Biosystematics - Binomial Nomenclature - Herbaria and their uses - Bentham and Hooker's classification of plants - Families Malvaceae, Solanaceae - Euphorbiaceae, Musaceae and Economic Importance.
Unit 2: Plant Anatomy Tissues and Tissue System - anatomy of monocot and Dicot roots - anatomy of Monocot and dicot stem and anatomy of dicot leaf.
Unit 3: Cell Biology and Genetics Chromosomes - Structure and types - genes and genome - Linkage and crossing over - Gene mapping - recombination of chromosomes - mutation - chromosomal aberration - DNA as genetical material - Structure of DNA - replication of DNA - Structure of RNA and its type.
Unit 4: Biotechnology Recombinant DNA Technology - Transgenic plants and microbes - plant tissue culture and its application - Protoplasmic fusion - single cell protein.
Unit 5: Plant Physiology Photosynthesis - Significance - site of photosynthesis - photochemical and biosynthetic phases - electron transport system - cyclic and non cyclic photophosphorylation - C3 and C4 pathway - photorespiration - factor affecting photosynthesis - mode of nutrition - autotrophic - heterotropic - saprophytic - parasitic and insectivorous plants - chemosynthesis - respiration - mechanism of glycolysis - kreb'scycle - pentose pathway - anaerobic respiration - respiratory quotient - compensation point - fermentation - plant growth - growth regulators - phytohormones - auxin - gibberellins - cytokinins - ethylene and abscisic acid - photoperiodism and vernalisation.
Unit 6: Biology in Human Welfare Food production - breeding experiments - improved varieties and role of biofertilizer - crop diseases and their control - biopesticides - genetically modified food - biowar - biopiracy - biopatent - sustained agriculture and medicinal plants including microbes - Economic importance food yielding (rice) - Oil yielding (groundnut) fibre yielding (cotton) and timber yielding (teak)
Zoology Syllabus for SRMEEE | SRM University Entrance Exam Zoology Syllabus
Unit I: Human Physiology Nutrition - introduction - carbohydrates - proteins - lipids - vitamins mineral - water - Balanced diet - calorie value - (ICBM standard )- obesity - Hyperglycemia - hypoglycemia - malnutrition. Digestion - enzymes and enzyme action - Brief account of following - Dental caries - Root canal therapy - peptic ulcer-Hernia-Appendicitis - Gallbladder stone - Liver cirrhosis - Hepatitis.
Bones and Joints (Major types) fractures
Dislocations - Arthritis - Rickets and Osteomalasia - orthopaedies - Gout. Muscles - muscle action - muscle tone - Rigor Mortis - muscle pull (hernia) isometric and aerobic exercises (body building) myasthenia gravis.
Process of pulmonary respiration - inspiration Expiration - Exchange of gases at alveolar level - control of respiration - pneumonia - pleurisy - Tuberculosis - Bronchitis - Breathing exercise.
Functioning of heart origin and conduction of heart beat - Artificial pacemaker - coronary blood vessels and its significance - myocardial infraction - Angina pectoria - Angiogram - angioplasty and coronary bypass surgery - Atherosclerosis - heart attack - heart block - ECG and Echo Cardiography-heart valves-Rheumatic heart disease (RHD) ICCU-arterial and venous systems-Blood pressure-pulse rate-heart transplantation- Resuscitation in heart attack (First aid) Blood componentsfunctions- plasma-corpuscles-blood clotting-anticoagulants-Thrombosisembolism- blood related diseases like polycythemia-Leukemia-Lymph fluid.
Physiological Co ordination System
Brain-functioning of different regions-memory-sleep-stroke-Alzheimer's disease-meningitis-Brain fever-conditioned reflexelectroencephalography-Right brain left brain concept-spinal cord-functioning-reflex action-CSF-chemical coordination-pituitary (Hormones of adenohypophysis and their regulation) Thyroid-parathyroid hormones-insulin and glucogon-Hormones of adrenal cortex and medulla-Reproductive hormones-problems related to secretion, non secretion of hormones.
Eye-Focussing mechanism and photo chemistry of retina-short sightedness-Longsightedness-Optometry-Retinopathy- cataract -Lens replacement- Nectalopia-Eye infection-conjunctivities-Glucuoma- Eye care-Ear-Hearing mechanism-organ of corti-Hearing impairments and aids- Noise pollution and its importance-skin-melanin functions- Effect of solar radiation/UV Skin grafting-Dermatitis-Tongue-Gustatory reception.
Ureotelism-urea-Biosynthesis(ornithine cycle) Nephron- ultrafiltration-tubular reabsorption and tubular secretion-Renal failure-Dialysis kidney stone formation kidney transplantation-Diabetes.
Unit II: Reproductive System - Brief account of spermatogenesis and oogenesis-menstrual cycle-in vitro fertilization-Birth control
Unit III: Microbiology
Introduction-History of medical microbiology-The influence of Pasteur, Koch and Lister-Virology-structure Genetics culture and diseases-AIDS and its control-Bacteriology structure, Genetics and diseases-protozoan microbiology-Diseases oriented-pathogenecity of micro organism-anti microbial resistance chemotherapy.
Unit IV: Immunology
Innate immunity (Non specific)- anatomical Barriers-Physiological barriers-phagocytic barriers Lymphoidal organs-Thymus- Bursa of fabricius-Peripheral Lymphoid organs-Lymph nodes-Spleen-antibodiesimmuno globulins-regions of polypeptide chain-Transplantation immunology-classification of grafts-Genetic basis of organ transplantimmune system disorder.
Unit V: Modern Genetics
Introduction-scope-Human Genetics Karyotyping Chromosome gene mapping-Recombinant DNA technology and segmenting- genetic diseases - Human genome project-cloning- Transgenic organisms- Genetically modified organism(GMO)-Gene therapy-Bio informatics application DNA Sequencing and protein structure-Biological database.
Unit VI: Environmental Science
Human population and explosion-issue-Global Warming Crisis - Green house effect - Ozone layer depletion- waste management- Biodiversity conservation (Biosphere reserve) Government and non-governmental organization involved-Energy crisis and environmental impact-poverty and environment-Freshwater crisis and management.
Unit VII: Applied Biology
Livestock and management Dairy-Breed of cattle-Miltch breed-Drought breed Dual purpose-common diseases and control-Exotic and cross breeds-Techniques adapted in cattle breeding.
Poultry-Farming techniques- Breeds- Farming method - poultry diseases-Economic value Pisciculture-fish farming- Edible fishes of Tamil Nadu.
Medical lab techniques-stethescope-sphygmomonometer Haemocytometer-urine sugar analysis-ECG-PQRST Wave CT Scan-Endoscopic (Laproscopic) techniques artificial pace maker-Auto analyzer.
Unit VIII: Theories of Evolution Lamarckism-Darwinism-Neodarwimsm/Modern concept of natural selection- species of concept-origin of species and isolating mechanism.
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