osmotolerance

osmotolerance

[‚äz·mō′täl·ə·rəns]
(physiology)
The ability to withstand high solute concentrations.
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These osmoprotectants compounds play a major role in osmoregulation and osmotolerance [27,13].
Betaine transport imparts osmotolerance on a strain of Lactobacillus acidophilus.
OSMOTOLERANCE OF BREAST CANCER CELLS VERSUS MELANOMA CELLS.