Molecular & Cell Biology (Lecture 1-6)

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

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