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Synonyms for channel

Synonyms for channel

to direct toward a common center

to serve as a conduit

Synonyms for channel

a path over which electrical signals can pass

a passage for water (or other fluids) to flow through

a long narrow furrow cut either by a natural process (such as erosion) or by a tool (as e

a deep and relatively narrow body of water (as in a river or a harbor or a strait linking two larger bodies) that allows the best passage for vessels

a bodily passage or tube lined with epithelial cells and conveying a secretion or other substance

a television station and its programs

a way of selling a company's product either directly or via distributors

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transmit or serve as the medium for transmission

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Membranes were then incubated overnight at 4[degrees]C in either preimmune serum (BioSource, Camarillo, California, USA; 1:500 in TTBS), rabbit anti-PIP1 aquaporin (BioSource, Camarillo, California, USA; 1:500 in TTBS), or TTBS only (secondary antibody only control).
Agre was named for his discovery in the early 1990s of water channels called aquaporins.
Changes in Cheilanthes lanosa PIP1 aquaporin expression between spore germination and mature gametophyte development.
That glycerol has to first get where it needs to go, which it does via the aquaporin channels.
This could be due to the action of aquaporin 1, a transmembrane protein that acts as a water channel that is always open, enabling fluid exchange between its intricate network of lymphatics and adjoining blood vessels (2,15).
Thus, it is not surprising that aquaporin malfunctions are associated with numerous important clinical conditions.
Further knowledge of aquaporin channels is expected to contribute to our understanding of the pathophysiology of nocturnal enuresis.
Glycerin, which is one of the most important moisturizers recognized by the skin's aquaporin channels is being delivered to the skin in new ways," explained Dr.
Role of aquaporin 9 in cellular accumulation of arsenic and its cytotoxicity in primary mouse hepatocytes.
Karin Lindkvist of the Department of Cell and Molecular Biology and Richard Neutze of the Department of Chemistry, University of Gothenburg, have achieved a minor breakthrough by determining the three-dimensional structure of the yeast aquaporin.