Membrane properties of mouse L-cells
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Membrane properties of mouse L-cells

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Published in Toronto .
Written in English


  • Cell membranes,
  • Mice

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ContributionsToronto, University.
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 86 leaves.
Number of Pages86
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Open LibraryOL19486201M

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Cell Membrane Properties Purpose of the lab: •review the structure and function of the cell membrane •understand the three types of transport across a membrane, and the special case of osmosis using Elodea cell membranes Structure of the Cell Membrane Phospholipids are the most abundant lipids in the cell membrane. 7. Electronic roles of the cell membrane and the electrical charge of cell surface coats. 8. Cells actually have a number of discrete electrical zones. 9. The electrical properties of cancer cells. The cell membrane (or plasma membrane) is a thin closed sheet that fulfils a double role: (a) morphological – delimitates the cell from its external microenvironment and confines all of its subcellular organelles; (b) functional – regulates the exchange of substance between internal and external media, maintains actively the ionic asymmetry between its sides, and intermediates. Structure and Composition of the Cell Membrane. The cell membrane is an extremely pliable structure composed primarily of back-to-back phospholipids (a “bilayer”). Cholesterol is also present, which contributes to the fluidity of the membrane, and there are various proteins embedded within the membrane that have a variety of functions.