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How Lipids Keep You Safe

The cell membrane, like a good jacket, protects the cell from everything outside of it. How is it simultaneously sturdy, flexible and capable of allowing the right things to pass through? Ethan Perlstein introduces the scientists who have changed the way we study the membrane and the cell as a whole. Much of this research focuses on the amazing qualities of lipids. H/T TEDEducation

 

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