BIOL 211 - CELLULAR AND ORGANSIMAL BIOLOGY
Topic: Cell Membrane Structure
Chapter 4 section 4.1
Figures used in lecture: 4.2, 4.3
††††††††††† Plasma Membrane
lipids, insoluble, triglycerides, phospholipids, glycerol, fatty acid, hydrophobic, hydrophilic, amphipathic, selective permeability, integral proteins, channel proteins, carrier proteins, peripheral proteins, receptor proteins, recognition proteins, glycolipids, glycoproteins,
Be able to use your knowledge of cell membrane structure and function to answer this question.
1. Following a transplant operation, the recipientís body often rejects the new tissue/organ. Why? How?
Be able to describe the structure and functions of both triglycerides and phospholipids.
Be able to describe the structure and function of each of the following membrane components.
††††† A.† phospholipid bilayer
†1. integral proteins
a. channel proteins
b. carrier proteins
†2. peripheral proteins
a. receptor proteins
b. recognition proteins