Chapter 7. Biomembranes

  1. C. U. M. Smith

Published Online: 11 FEB 2003

DOI: 10.1002/0470857498.ch7

Elements of Molecular Neurobiology, Third Edition

Elements of Molecular Neurobiology, Third Edition

How to Cite

Smith, C. U. M. (2002) Biomembranes, in Elements of Molecular Neurobiology, Third Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470857498.ch7

Author Information

  1. Department of Vision Sciences, Aston University, Birmingham, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2003
  2. Published Print: 15 SEP 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470843536

Online ISBN: 9780470857496

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Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Lipids

  • Membrane Order and Fluidity

  • Membrane Asymmetry

  • Proteins

  • Mobility of Membrane Proteins

  • Synthesis of Biomembranes

  • Myelin and Myelination

  • The Submembranous Cytoskeleton

  • Junctions between Cells

  • Gap Junctions and Neuropathology

  • Conclusion and Forward Look