Lipids and Biomembranes

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Is cytosol and cytoplasm the same thing?

The cytoplasm is made up of the cytosol and insoluble suspended particles. The cytosol refers to the water and anything that is soluble and dissolved in it such as ions and soluble proteins. The insoluble suspended particles could be things like ribosomes. Together, they make up the cytoplasm.

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