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Published by Academic Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biological transport -- Congresses.,
  • Water in the body -- Congresses.,
  • Plant-water relationships -- Congresses.,
  • Plant translocation -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Arthur M. Jungreis ... [et al.].
    ContributionsJungreis, Arthur M., American Physiological Society (1887- )
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH509 .W37
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 393 p. :
    Number of Pages393
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4535706M
    ISBN 100123920507
    LC Control Number77001556

    In cellular biology, membrane transport refers to the collection of mechanisms that regulate the passage of solutes such as ions and small molecules through biological membranes, which are lipid bilayers that contain proteins embedded in them. The regulation of passage through the membrane is due to selective membrane permeability - a characteristic of biological membranes which allows them to. Stephen Hales was the first to suggest that water flow in plants is governed by the C-T mechanism; in his book Hales states "for without perspiration the [water] must stagnate.

      Paul Andersen explains how nutrients and water are transported in plants. He begins with a brief discussion of what nutrients are required by plants . Osmosis across cellular membranes relies on the facilitated transport of water by aquaporins. The passive diffusion of water molecules, can be demonstrated with an artificial (e.g., dialysis) membrane. Water will cross such a membrane if solute concentrations are higher on one side of the membrane.

    Excretion - Excretion - Regulation of water and salt balance: The mechanisms of detoxication that animals use are related to their modes of life. This is true, with greater force, of the mechanisms of homeostasis, the ability of organisms to maintain internal stability. A desert-living mammal constantly faces the problem of water conservation; but a freshwater fish faces the problem of getting. Active transport mechanisms require the use of the cell’s energy, usually in the form of adenosine triphosphate (ATP). If a substance must move into the cell against its concentration gradient—that is, if the concentration of the substance inside the cell is greater than its concentration in the extracellular fluid (and vice versa)—the cell must use energy to move the substance.


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Water Relations in Membrane Transport in Plants and Animals contains the presentations in a symposium dealing with Water Relations in Membranes in Plants and Animals, during the 27th Annual Fall Meeting of the American Physiological Society held at The University of Pennsylvania, August Book Edition: 1.

Water Relations in Membrane Transport in Plants and Animals contains the presentations in a symposium dealing with Water Relations in Membranes in Plants and Animals, during the 27th Annual Fall Meeting of the American Physiological Society held at The University of Pennsylvania.

Water relations in membrane transport in plants and animals. New York: Academic Press, (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Arthur M Jungreis; American Physiological Society ().

Water relations in membrane transport in plants and animals. New York: Academic Press, (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication, Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Arthur M Jungreis; American Physiological Society ().

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Author Elsevier Books Reference. This pressure is called the turgor pressure. Through its action many herbaceous plants, which may contain 80–95% water, are kept upright.

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Water relations in plant cells differ with that in animal cells. A plant cell has both a cellulose cell wall and cell membrane.

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This book addresses some of the most important topics in the field of plant membrane transport. Chapters 1 and 2 consider membrane transport analysis, emphasizing concepts, techniques and tools for electrophysiology.

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