Unformatted text preview: Biol 113 AU2011 Study Guide for Lectures 6-9 Biao Ding Lecture 6 Membrane Structure and Function 1. Understand selective permeability and fluid mosaic model with respect to membrane function. 2. Know how biological membranes are organized with regard to the lipids and proteins they contain. 3. Understand what influences membrane fluidity and why maintaining the proper fluidity is important. 4. Understand how large molecules can cross membranes via vesicles – phagocytosis, endocytosis and etc. 5. Understand the concept of membrane transport proteins and be able to explain why they are necessary. 6. Know what simple diffusion, facilitated diffusion, and passive transport mean. 7. Know what osmosis and hypertonic, hypotonic and isotonic solutions are. 8. Be able to define active transport and membrane ion pumps. 9. Understand the concept of cotransport of solutes. Lecture 7 Metabolism 1. Catabolism; anabolism; metabolism 2. Energy; potential energy, kinetic energy; free energy – know what they are and apply concepts. 2....
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- Fall '08
- Membranes, Adenosine triphosphate, Biao Ding