Other questions in this quiz

2. Cholesterol maintains fairly constant fluidity across temperature ranges by __________

  • Intercalating with acyl chains and disrupting ordered packaging
  • Adds a phosphate

3. Asymmetry is __________ by flipases and flopases

  • Maintained
  • Avoided

4. Detergents can solubilise hydrophobic proteins, as they have

  • Hydrophobic and hydrophilic regions
  • They have straight and kinked chains

5. Cholesterol is present in eukaryotic membranes at ______% by mass

  • 20-25
  • 2-5
  • 50-80

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar Biology resources:

See all Biology resources »See all membrane resources »