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Outer membrane

outer membrane

The larger of the two membranes of a double membrane.


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Bacterial Taxonomy

... Deinococcus-Thermus, and Aquificae. What are their cell walls and membranes like? Deinococcus has an outer membrane similar to that of Gram-negatives, but it stains as Gram-positive, so it somehow ...

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by wildfunguy
Sat Oct 19, 2013 6:12 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Bacterial Taxonomy
Replies: 3
Views: 3670

FADH2 in the Electron Transport Chain?

... is used to pump protons from the matrix of the mitochondria to the outer membrane of the mitochondria. What I don't understand is what happens to FADH2. Is it exactly ...

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by natasha88
Tue May 07, 2013 4:59 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: FADH2 in the Electron Transport Chain?
Replies: 1
Views: 2938

Role of membranes in synthesis of ATP in cellular respiratio

... energy released during redox reactions taking place iin mitochondria membranes to transport hydrogen cations through the membrane. And of course ... so that's not what you're interested in) word order: the inner and outer membranes, as a result of the electron transport chain, of the mitochondria

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by JackBean
Thu Aug 16, 2012 3:57 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Role of membranes in synthesis of ATP in cellular respiratio
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Role of membranes in synthesis of ATP in cellular respiratio

... the power house of the cell. Mitochondria are composed of two separate membranes, an outer and an inner membrane. The structure of the inner membrane is organized in repeated folds ...

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by mkbeast99
Wed Aug 15, 2012 11:12 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Role of membranes in synthesis of ATP in cellular respiratio
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Views: 13490

Glycocalyx

... is glycocalyx only found on the extracellular of the cell surface membrane?" should I answer it like: cause glycocalyx can't be formed ... the absence of some enzymes or substrate? or glycocalyx attached on the outer part of the membrane due to the requirement for cell to cell recognition ...

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by gqh
Sun May 13, 2012 12:07 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Glycocalyx
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