Molecular & Cell Biology (Lecture 1-6)

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This type of molecule plays a large role in regulating membrane fluidity
Cell part: responsible for ATP synthesis and apoptosis
Channels that respond to binding of specific molecules
Another word for vesicular transport
NADH and FADH2 are examples of...
Lipid movement from leaflet to leaflet in the bilayer is
Cell part: protein modification and packaging
Viral protein capsule
Structurally 'more complex' cells
Class of proteins that span the lipid bilayer
Viral infection in which the production of virus particles ruptures (and kills) the cell
Small areas of the plasma membrane that are enriched in certain types of lipids
Compounds that bind to 'faciliative transporters' to cross membrane are traveling through...
Name for a virus outside of a 'host' cell
Enzyme the synthesizes ATP
Viral infection in which the viral DNA is inserted into the host genome
The temperature at which a membrane goes from a liquid crystal state to a crystalline state is called the...
Channels in outer mitochondrial membrane
General term for movement down a concentration gradient
Cell part: contains genome; ribosome assembly
Lipids in biological membranes are not exclusively hydrophobic or hydrophilic. They are...
Class of proteins that are attached to a lipid in the bilayer
The type of charge more prevalant inside a cell
Small, charged molecules cross membranes through...
Structurally 'simpler' cells
In short, planned cell death
Series of electron carries on the inner mitochondrial membrane
Very small, uncharge molecules cross membranes through...
Folds formed by inner mitochondrial membrane
The fluidity of a biological membrane is determined by the types of lipids and...
Molecules traveling UP a concentration gradient (thus requiring energy) cross a membrane through...
Class of proteins that associate with the surfaces of the lipid bilayer
Type of gradient caused by electron transport and proton pumping in the mitochondria
Oxidative phosphorylation is used to make this 'energetic' molecule
Channels that respond to changes in charge across the membrane
An assembly of carbohydrate groups attached to lipids/proteins on outer membrane
Proteins and lipids are most likely to be glycosylated on this side of the cell
Cell part: degradation of cellular material
Stacks of 'sacs' withing the endomembrane system
This type of interaction is the driving force for the formation of lipid bilayers

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