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Definition: 'Lipid Raft'

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lipid raft

Type: Term

Pronunciation: lip′id raft

Definitions:
1. Detergent-insoluble raft microdomains that are enriched in sphingolipids and cholesterol, found in the plasma membrane, late secretory pathway, and endosomal compartments.

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