name: extrinsic component of membrane
The contents of this box are automatically generated. You can help by adding information to the "Notes"
def: "The component of a membrane consisting of gene products and protein complexes that are loosely bound to one of its surfaces, but not integrated into the hydrophobic region." [GOC:dos, GOC:jl, GOC:mah]
comment: Note that proteins extrinsic to membranes can be removed by treatments that do not disrupt the membrane, such as salt solutions.
synonym: "extrinsic to membrane" EXACT 
synonym: "peripheral membrane protein" EXACT 
is_a: GO:0110165 ! cellular anatomical entity
relationship: part_of: GO:0016020 ! membrane
Gene Ontology Home
See Help:References for how to manage references in GONUTS.
This category has the following 5 subcategories, out of 5 total.
Pages in category "GO:0019898 ! extrinsic component of membrane"
The following 51 pages are in this category, out of 51 total.
Jump to pages starting with: A C H M P R Y