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Chapter 8

Question:

An important group of peripheral membrane proteins are enzymes, such as the

phospholipases that attack the head groups of phospholipids leading to the degradation ofdamaged membranes. What properties must these enzymes exhibit?

A) resistance to degradation

B) independence from cofactor interaction

C) water solubility

D) lipid solubility

E) membrane spanning domains

Answer:

C) water solubility



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Question: An important group of peripheral membrane proteins are enzymes, such as the phospholipases that attack the head groups of phospholipids leading to the degradation ofdamaged membranes. What properties must these enzymes exhibit? A) resistance to degradation B) independence from cofactor interaction C) water solubility D) lipid solubility E) membrane spanning domains
Answer: C) water solubility