Please wait...
1800-212-7858 (Toll Free)
9:00am - 8:00pm IST all days
8104911739
For Business Enquiry

or

Thanks, You will receive a call shortly.
Customer Support

You are very important to us

For any content/service related issues please contact on this toll free number

022-62211530

Mon to Sat - 11 AM to 8 PM

what is membrane biogenesis?

Asked by abhisys 1st March 2009, 4:13 PM
Answered by Expert
Answer:

In simple words, membrane biogenesis is the formation or synthesis of biological membranes.


This involves lipid synthesis in the smooth endoplasmic reticulum and protein biosynthesis in the rough endoplasmic reticulum. These two major components are arrayed giving rise to the membrane. With respect to the formation of plasma membrane, Golgi complex has to add carbohydrate moiety to the protein already formed in the RER.

Answered by Expert 1st March 2009, 10:14 PM
Rate this answer
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10

You have rated this answer /10

Your answer has been posted successfully!

Chat with us on WhatsApp