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1

lipid rafts are important for?

immunity and signaling

2

a phosphilipid structure has what werid about the tails?

one is saturated one has cis bond

3

What kind of phospholipid is associated with lipid raft?

sphingomylein, sphingosine

4

What kind of phosopholipid is used with ca2+ dependent kinases?

phosphatidyl serine

5

What part of the lipid membrane functions in chemical protection, attracted ions to alter electric fields, cell recognition, entry mechanism for some toxins?

glycolipids

6

What part of the lipid membrane functions in:
Protection against mechanical and chemical damage
Recognition by friends or foes.
Cell to cell adhesion (Lectin)
Prevent undesirable protein-protein interaction

glycolipids