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answered Why are the organs for reproduction and urinary excretion combined?
Jun
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comment How can a ligand be an integral membrane protein?
@MattDMo I changed the quote to match the new one on the Wiki and updated the wording in my answer a little bit to deemphasize small molecules
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comment How can a ligand be an integral membrane protein?
@MattDMo That's legit. I can appreciate your point. If you feel strongly that this is wrong, edit the Wikipedia page and I'll update my quote to match.
Jun
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comment How can a ligand be an integral membrane protein?
@Nandor Whelp, you're partially right, but mostly you're wrong. An enzyme's substrates are a subset of its ligands. See the edit for more details.
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comment How can a ligand be an integral membrane protein?
You're thinking of hormones. Ligand is a much broader category of thing that includes everything that can be bound by some biomolecule.
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answered How can a ligand be an integral membrane protein?
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comment Is there a comprehensive model of human attraction and sexuality?
I was snarking when I wrote the previous comment, but, yeah, if anyone actually does have an example that would be pretty neat
Jun
12
comment Is there a comprehensive model of human attraction and sexuality?
Is there a comprehensive model for any complex human behavior?