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Ion Pump

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A vacuum pump that removes gas by ionizing the atoms or molecules and adsorbing them on a metal surface.A protein responsible to the active transport of ions across a membrane.ion pump

a membranal complex of proteins that is capable of transporting ions against a concentration Gradient using the energy from atp.