Cell Membrane Transport

 

Cell Membrane Transport

Cell
Membrane

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Also called the plasma membrane

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Is a semi-permeable lipid bilayer

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Semi—only some

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Permeable—passes through

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Lipid—made of fats

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Bi—two

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Layer—flat sheets

Structure
of Cell/Plasma Membrane

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Composed of two phospholipid layers (bilayer)

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There are other molecules embedded in the membrane
(proteins, carbohydrates)

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The fluid mosaic model describes the membrane




















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