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Unformatted text preview: cells called a lipid bilayer in which membrane proteins are embedded. The structure of the lipid bilayer prevents the free passage of most molecules into and out of the cell. We will begin our discussion of the structure of the cell membrane by discussing the structure and properties of the lipid bilayer. We will then go on to discuss the role of membrane-bound proteins, and finally, will discuss membrane transport structures....
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This note was uploaded on 12/25/2011 for the course BIO 1421 taught by Professor Farr during the Fall '08 term at Texas State.
- Fall '08