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Biomembranes I: Membrane Structure and Transport
Introduction
Concept 1: Membrane Structure
   Practice (1 page)
   Review (1 page)
Concept 2: Osmosis: Movement of Water Across Membranes
   Practice (1 page)
   Review (4 pages)
Concept 3: Selective Permeability of Membranes
   Practice (1 page)
   Review (4 pages)
Concept 4: Passive and Active Transport
   Practice (2 pages)
   Review (2 pages)
Concept 5: Mechanisms of Active Transport
   Practice (1 page)
   Review (4 pages)
Biomembranes I: Membrane Structure and Transport
Introduction
This BioCoach activity will help you review the structure of membranes and the variety of ways in which materials travel across membranes by active or passive processes. A companion BioCoach activity, Biomembranes II, reviews the dynamic behavior of membranes, as well as the mechanisms by which membranes allow communication between cells and the formation of multicellular tissues.

This module is designed to be a supplement to, but not a replacement for, your textbook and classroom notes. You can test your understanding of membrane structure and transport by using the Self-Quiz at the end of the module.
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