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Keyword Membrane

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Definition

Protein which is membrane-bound or membrane-associated. A membrane is the layer which forms the boundary of cells and intracellular organelles. It is composed of two oriented lipid layers in which proteins are embedded and acts as a selective permeability barrier.

Category

Cellular component

GOi

membrane [ GO:0016020 ]

Graphical

Cellular componentMembrane