Unformatted text preview: because the active flux (driven by the pump) compensates the passive flux (due to diffusion). • At rest, metabolic energy must be used to maintain the ionic gradient across the membrane. KIN 205: Chapter 5 (review)...
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This note was uploaded on 12/22/2011 for the course KIN 205 taught by Professor Blaber during the Fall '09 term at Simon Fraser.
- Fall '09