Plasma Membrane


The plasma membrane is a biological membrane that separates the interior of cells from outside environment. It contains lipids and proteins which form the external boundary of the cytoplasm and regulates the passage of molecules in and out of the cytoplasm.

Learning Objectives:

After completing this module, you will be able to:
- List various components of a plasma membrane.
- Assemble those components to construct plasma membrane.
- Label those components of plasma membrane.

Keywords Plasma Membrane , Cell , Nonpolar Tail , Polar Head , Hydrophobic , Carbohydrate , Transport Protein , Peripheral Protein , Membrane Protein , Cholesterol , Hydrophobic Alpha Chain
Controller Required Yes
Languages English - US , 中文 , عربي , Español , Tiếng Việt
Domain Higher Education
Topic Code MS100088
Devices Google Cardboard with controller , Google Daydream , Samsung Gear VR , Oculus Go , Pico Goblin , EduPro , WebXR