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For all intents and purposes,
transmembrane proteins cannot flip under Membrane Fluidity
Making 9)phospholipid tails more
saturated 10) decreases membrane
fluidity. Making 11)phospholipid tails more
unsaturated 12) increases membrane
fluidity. 13)cholesterol is a molecule that
greatly stabilizes membranes. Membrane Proteins
18)Integral: Removing these proteins
can only be done by destroying the
membrane. There are two kinds:
◦ ◦ Lipid anchored membrane proteins: These
proteins are covalently bound to the
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