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Membranes_of_the_Cell! - Membranes of the Cell! WooHoo...

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Membranes of the Cell! WooHoo
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Main component of cell membranes Gives the membrane its fluid properties Two layers of phospholipids Lipid Bilayer
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Evidence
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Fluid Mosaic Model Membrane is a mosaic of Phospholipids Glycolipids Glycoproteins Sterols (i.e. cholesterol) Proteins Most phospholipids and some proteins can drift through membrane
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Majority of Membrane is Made of Phospholipids
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Fluid Mosaic Model Membrane is a mosaic of Phospholipids Glycolipids Sterols (i.e. cholesterol) Proteins Most phospholipids and some proteins can drift through membrane
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Glycolipids Membrane also has many glycolipids Part lipid, Part glycogen… Hence Glycolipids “Name tag” of the cell
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Fluid Mosaic Model Membrane is a mosaic of Phospholipids Glycolipids Glycoproteins Sterols (i.e. cholesterol) Proteins Most phospholipids and some proteins can drift through membrane
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