Membranes II: Passive and Active Transporters
Online galleries and pictures of cells
Provided by the University of Arizona's Biology Project, this tutorial covers aspects of cell membranes from transport to energy requirements.
The Identification of the Sodium-Potassium Pump by Jens C. Skou
Skou's 1997 Nobel Lecture about his work.
News & Events
New look at cell membrane reveals surprising organization
A new method of looking at cells revealed some unexpected relationships among molecules within cell membranes.
Google - Research database allows searching of the scholarly literature.
Cell Membrane: Just Passing Through
From PBS Learning Media, this interactive feature illustrates the the structures that make it possible for materials to pass through the cellular membranes.
From John Kyrk, learn about a cell membrane and how it works.
Sodium-Potassium Pump Interactive
Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)
Next Generation Science Standards: For States, By States
National Academies Press: A Framework for K-12 Science Education