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Cell Membrane Structure

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The main components which make up the lipid bilayer of the cell membrane and contain hydrophobic and hydrophilic regions are

A

cholesterol molecules, which increase membrane fluidity.

B

glycoproteins, which can serve as surface antigens.

C

glycolipids, since the lipid portion of the m​olecule is hydrophobic.

D

phospholipids, which contain hydrophobic fatty acid tails.