Molecular & Cell Biology (Lecture 1-6)

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

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