Active Transport
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Active Transport

An energy-expending mechanism by which a cell moves a chemical across the cell membrane from a point of lower concentration to a point of higher concentration, against the diffusion gradient.

Active Transport
"active transport": the pumping of molecules or ions through a membrane against their concentration gradient.This action requires the expenditure of energy through ATP hydrolysis
Active Transport
"active transport": the pumping of molecules or ions through a membrane against their concentration gradient.This action requires the expenditure of energy through ATP hydrolysis
Active Transport

Movement of a substance across a cell membrane against an electrochemical gradient, in the direction opposite to normal diffusion and requiring the expenditure of energy.

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Active Transport has been defined 4 different ways in documents like Reclamation Glossary, Coral Reef Information System Glossary, Coral Reef Information System Glossary, and 1 more.

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