IIT JAM 2015 Biological Sciences Syllabus:
The following given below is the IIT JAM 2015 Biological Sciences Syllabus, the article covers the list of topics for the IIT JAM examinations.
General Biology: Taxonomy and physiology; Pro-and eukaryotic organisms; cell organelles and their function; multicellular organization; energy transformations; internal transport systems of plants; respiration; regulation of body fluids and excretory mechanisms; cellular reproduction; Mendelian genetics and heredity; biology and populations and communities; evolution genesis and diversity of organisms; animal behavior; plant and animal diseases.
Basics of Biochemistry: Biophysics; Molecular Biology: Buffers; trace elements in biological systems; enzymes and proteins; vitamins; biological oxidation; carbohydrates and lipids and their metabolisms; digestion and absorption; detoxifying mechanisms; plant and animal hormones and their action; nervous system; nuclei acids; nature of gene and its function; Genetic code; synthesis of nucleic acids and proteins. Enzyme mechanisms and kinetic; nucleic acid metabolism; photo synthesis. Structure of Biomolecules; intra and inter molecular forces; thermodynamics and kinetics of biological systems; principles of x-ray diffraction; IR and UV spectroscope and hydrodynamic technique.
Microbiology, Cell and Immunology: Classes of microorganisms and their characterization; nutrient requirement for growth; laboratory; techniques in microbiology; pathogenic microorganisms and diseases; applied microbiology; viruses; Microbial genetics. Innate and adaptive immunity; antigen antibodies. Cell theory; Cell architecture; methods of cell fractionation; cell division; types of chromosome structure; biochemical genetics- inborn errors of metabolisms; viruses and fungi; principles of processes of development.
Mathematical Sciences: Mathematical functions (algebraic, exponential, trigonometric) their derivatives (derivatives functions); permutations and combinations.