Lipid rafts and their contribution to the cell membrane.

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Destini Cordner Jonathan Nickels

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By Destini Cordner, Biology


Advisor: Jonathan Nickels


Presentation ID: AM_D03


Abstract: Lipid rafts are found in both eukaryotic and prokaryotic cell membranes. Lipid rafts have the ability to maintain membrane physical properties over fluctuating temperatures and other environmental conditions. These rafts act like a buffer, helping to counteract changes in the bilayer of a cells membrane.

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AM Poster Session -- Great Hall -- D: New Frontiers