Molecular & Cell Biology (Lecture 1-6)

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

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