Results for: Integrin

In Genetics

What is the function of integrins?

Integrins are receptors that mediate the attachment between a cell and the tissues that surround it, such as other cells or the extracellular matrix (ECM). In signal transduct ( Full Answer )
In Biology

Are integrins embedded in the lipid bilayer?

Yes they are, as well as glycoproteins, integral proteins, andtransmembrane proteins. Peripheral proteins however are notembedded in the lipid bilayer.