Molecular & Cell Biology (Lecture 1-6)

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

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