biomembrane


biomembrane
bio·membrane

English syllables. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • biomembrane — noun Any biological membrane, but especially that of a cell …   Wiktionary

  • biomembrane — A structure bounding a cell or cell organelle; it contains lipids, proteins, glycolipids, steroids, etc. SYN: membrane (2). * * * bio·mem·brane mem .brān n a membrane either on the surface or interior of a cell that is composed of protein and… …   Medical dictionary

  • biomembrane — ˌ noun Etymology: bi (II) + membrane : a membrane either on the surface or in the interior of a cell that is composed of protein and lipid especially in sheets only a few molecules thick and that limits the diffusion and transport of materials …   Useful english dictionary

  • membrane — 1. A thin sheet or layer of pliable tissue, serving as a covering or envelope of a part, as the lining of a cavity, as a partition or septum, or to connect two structures. SYN: membrana [TA]. 2. SYN: biomembrane. [L. membrana, a skin or m …   Medical dictionary

  • MEMBRANES CELLULAIRES — Les membranes cellulaires (ou biomembranes) doivent être clairement distinguées des parois, capsules ou autres enveloppes pouvant entourer les cellules vivantes. Les biomembranes font intégralement partie de la matière cellulaire (ou protoplasme) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Biological membrane — This article is about various membranes in living things. For the membranes surrounding cells, see cell membrane. Cross section view of the structures that can be formed by phospholipids in aqueous solutions A biological membrane or biomembrane… …   Wikipedia

  • Lipid microdomain — Lipid microdomains are formed when lipids undergo lateral phase separations yielding stable coexisting lamellar domains. These phase separations can be induced by changes in temperature, pressure, ionic strength or by the addition of divalent… …   Wikipedia

  • Helmut Ringsdorf — (* 30. Juli 1929 in Gießen) ist ein deutscher Chemiker. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben und Werk 2 Veröffentlichungen 3 Auszeichnungen 4 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ringsdorf — Helmut Ringsdorf (* 30. Juli 1929 in Gießen) ist ein deutscher Chemiker. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben und Werk 2 Veröffentlichungen 3 Auszeichnungen 4 Mitgliedschaften 5 Literat …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • analysis — /euh nal euh sis/, n., pl. analyses / seez /. 1. the separating of any material or abstract entity into its constituent elements (opposed to synthesis). 2. this process as a method of studying the nature of something or of determining its… …   Universalium


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.