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water fearing pointed inward
makes lipids insoluble in water
water loving pointed inward
helps maintain the internal environment of a cell by controlling the substances that move across the membrane
acts as stabilizers to prevent extensive lateral movement of the lipid molecules
provide binding sites for hormones, recognition markers for identifying cells, adhesive mechanism for binding adjacent cells to each other, and channels for transporting materials across the plasma membrane
function of cell membranes
regulates cell volume to control internal osmolarity
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