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1. Only one of the monolayers of the membrane is usually added to (inside), since transverse diffusion is slow this means

  • Lipids rarely flip between leaflets
  • Lipids are constantly flipping between leaflets to try and equalize the side
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2. Lipid bilayers form _________

  • Spontaneously
  • Organized

3. An aqueous environment enclosed by lipid bilayers is known as

  • Liposomes
  • Micelles

4. The membrane is a fluid _________, made of proteins and lipids

  • Mosaic
  • Picture

5. Proteins make up ____% of the cell membrane by mass

  • 50-75
  • 25-50


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