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Hole's Human Anatomy & Physiology, 9/e
David Shier, Washtenaw Community College
Ricki Lewis, The University at Albany
Jackie Butler, Grayson County Community College

Cells

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Lipids
(http://esg-www.mit.edu:8001/esgbio/lm/lipids/lipids.html)

Basic information on phospholipids is offered at this site.
Question: Name the major component of cell membranes. What does the term "amphipathic" mean? How does this characteristic relate to the structure of cell membranes?
The Dictionary of Cell Biology
(http://www.mblab.gla.ac.uk/%7Ejulian/Dict.html)

This site contains a friendly and comprehensive dictionary related to cytology, histology, and molecular biology.
Question: What role does aquaporin play in membrane transport?
Cell Division: Binary Fission and Mitosis
(http://gened.emc.maricopa.edu/bio/bio181/BIOBK/BioBookmito.html)

This site provides a detailed text description of cell division.
Question: On a piece of paper, sketch and describe the stages of cell division.