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by zyphanx
Sun Apr 16, 2006 2:38 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Exocytosis vs Pinocytosis
Replies: 2
Views: 10433

Exocytosis vs Pinocytosis

Just had my A-level Biology exam got this question in my paper, pretty confusing wanna see if I got the correct one.... The action of alpha-cell secreting glucagon is called exocytosis or pinocytosis? and also, what's the difference between they 2? PS: My textbook named it as exopinocytosis.... I'M ...
by zyphanx
Sat Apr 01, 2006 6:31 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Contraceptive pills
Replies: 5
Views: 4118

Contraceptive pills

Type I Diabetes usually treat with injections of insulin instead of pills, as insulin may be digested in the guts if taken orally From what I know, the thing that makes contraceptive pill works is progesterone, which is also a kind of hormone. then how come progesterone is not being digested in the ...