A membrane protein is a protein molecule that is attached to, or associated with the membrane of a cell or an organelle. More than half of all proteins interact with membranes. Membrane proteins can be classified into two groups, based on the strength of their association with the membrane.
For further reading see: Membrane protein further reading
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- General Principles of Membrane Protein Folding and Stability from Stephen White laboratory
- Orientations of Proteins in Membranes (OPM) database 3D structures of integral and amphitropic membrane proteins