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

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Can you name the molecular & cell biology terms defined?

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

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