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Active Transport.

Post by xLoveBug » Fri Oct 24, 2008 3:44 am

Hi,

For my assisgnment I have a question a about active transport, I already did part of the question... I need help with part 2.
Define Active transport. [i did this already]
Include an example of how it is processed in the human body

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Post by mith » Fri Oct 24, 2008 4:45 am

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Post by wheel » Wed Oct 29, 2008 4:28 am

An example of active transport can be found during the transmission of nerve impulses. Try to google it out!
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Post by MrMistery » Wed Oct 29, 2008 4:53 am

i hate it that everyone gives the same boring worn-out example of active transport... I would once like to see a student that gives the example of the SERCA pump :lol:
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Post by bradencrockett22 » Mon Oct 19, 2009 7:10 pm

active transport is very very evil! way too confusing :P

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Post by g0ld3n88 » Fri Dec 11, 2009 2:03 am

Some hormones or proteins may be shipped from the golgi complex and discharged out of the cell for exterior purposes.

Examples: Pepsin for the stomach.

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