co-transport

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co-transport

[‚kō′tranz‚pȯrt]
(cell and molecular biology)
The simultaneous transport of two substrates across a cell membrane, either in the same direction (symport) or in opposite directions (antiport).
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This type of transport is called: (a) cotransport (b) antiport (c) symport (d) a and b (e) duoport Answer = d 3.
In addition to these hemodynamic properties, glucocorticoids have additional actions on sodium/phosphate cotransport, sulphate cotransport and amino acid transport.
Other studies have suggested that red cell RVD occurs because of electroneutral KCl cotransport out of the cell and RVI occurs because of electroneutral NaK2Cl or NaCl cotransport into the cell (Haussinger and Lang, 1991).
This energy can be coupled to endergonic processes to do work, including the cotransport of substances.