lec06-03 - Conductance inverse of resistance ability to...

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KIN 205: Chapter 5 (review) Electrical Signals and Membrane Potentials Electrical Terms Electrical Terms : electric potential : separation of electric charge of current : movement of electric charge. resistance : degree of obstruction to the flow of electric charge.
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Unformatted text preview: Conductance : inverse of resistance; ability to transmit electric charge. Permeability : The ability of a molecule (or ion species) to cross the plasma membrane. Membrane Potential : (transmembrane potential) the voltage difference between the inside and outside of a cell....
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