The hydrophobic regions of the protein would clump together in the protein interior through hydrophobic interactions, whereas the hydrophilic regions would be oriented outward, coming into contact with the phospholipid bilayer.

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Electric current flowed only in the presence of CFTR, but researchers could not distinguish which ions were present.

  

Electric current flowed only in the presence of CFTR, indicating the movement of chloride ions.

  

The presence of CFTR caused chloride ions to increase both inside and outside of the cell membranes.

  

The presence of CFTR altered the solubility of chlorine ions in the plasma membrane.

 

asked Dec 25, 2012 in Biology by anonymous
    

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Electric current flowed only in the presence of CFTR, indicating the movement of chloride ions.

 

answered Dec 25, 2012 by anonymous



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