peripheral proteins


a: Peripheral proteins ~
b: appendages bound to the surface


"Proteins determine most of the membrane's functions. One protein can have several functions. Integral proteins - those that penetrate through the phospholipid bilayer - regulate what comes in and out of a cell. Peripheral proteins are like appendages bound to the surface of the membrane "

Writer: Alex Tseng
Date: Feb 20 2014 5:20 PM

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