Molecular & Cell Biology (Lecture 1-6)

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

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