passive transport

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transport of a substance across a cell membrane by diffusion

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In addition to the gradient, the permeability of the intestinal epithelium plays an important role in passive transport (1).
Adolescents in the high duration/ passive transport category reported higher rates of back and neck pain than those adolescents in the low duration/any transport or high duration/active transport categories.
Marrero, Comparison between the iontophoretic and passive transport of thyrotropin releasing hormone across excised nude mouse skin, J.
Physicochemical properties such as logP, [pK.sub.a], and solubility govern the passive transport of drugs.
According to householders' reports, we attribute these colonies to passive transport of T.
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