Science / Molecular & Cell Biology (Lecture 1-6)

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

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