Membranes avoid freezing: bacteria
Membranes of some microbes continue to allow diffusion at cold temperatures by having a special fatty composition that keep them relatively fluid.
|Biomimetic Application Ideas|
|Low temperature manufacturing; long-term freezing of materials without destruction.|
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Organism/taxonomy data provided by:
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: 2008 Annual Checklist
Application Ideas: Low temperature manufacturing; long-term freezing of materials without destruction.
Industrial Sector(s) interested in this strategy: Manufacturing, health