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Plasma layer

plasma layer --> still layer

The layer of the bloodstream in the capillary vessels, next to the wall of the vessel, that flows slowly and transports the white blood cells along the layer wall, while in the centre the flow is rapid and transports the red blood cells.

Synonym: plasma layer, poiseuille's space, sluggish layer.


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Need help with Plasma Membrane

... up. I know all the subjects pretty well but not so much about the plasma membrane. I will tell you what I know. Plasma membrane is made mostly of a phospholipid bilayer. Has some protein as well as cholesterol. And I think some carbohydrates (is that ...

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by MissionCO
Sun Mar 04, 2012 1:18 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Need help with Plasma Membrane
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Please Help with Homework (fairly easy questions)

... in all types of cells? A) cytoplasm B) ribosomes C) a nucleus D) a plasma membrane C) 2. The boundary structure that physically defines a cell is the A) plasma membrane. B) protein channel. C) hydrophilic layer. D) phospholipid side chain. A) 3. Ribosomes are tiny “machines” in the ...

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by billyfisher100
Wed Feb 15, 2012 6:46 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Please Help with Homework (fairly easy questions)
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Please Help with Homework (fairly easy questions)

... in all types of cells? A) cytoplasm B) ribosomes C) a nucleus D) a plasma membrane 2. The boundary structure that physically defines a cell is the A) plasma membrane. B) protein channel. C) hydrophilic layer. D) phospholipid side chain. 3. Ribosomes are tiny “machines” in the ...

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by WishIknewbio
Wed Feb 15, 2012 6:02 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Please Help with Homework (fairly easy questions)
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Prokaryotic Cell Question

... would protect a cell from dessication (drying out)? A. pili B. plasma membrane C. nucleus D. cell wall Alright. So, I KNOW it isn't A or ... thinking the next logical answer would be B, the plasma membrane. The layer of phospholipids and proteins form a barrier between the CELL (what ...

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by kneecoal
Sun Feb 12, 2012 9:44 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Prokaryotic Cell Question
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Membrane bound or not, Double Membrane.. Help Please...

Shouldn't cilia be included in membrane bound structures? They have a layer of plasma membrane over them, though their basal part does not.

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by Adz795
Mon Jul 04, 2011 7:31 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Membrane bound or not, Double Membrane.. Help Please...
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