... >> Natural Science >> Zoology >> Transporter
Highest Rated Sign
Nobody has posted a sign yet.
Definition: A transmembrane protein transport molecule in the plasma membrane that permits otherwise impermeable ions and/or molecules to be transported across the membrane, called carrier-mediated transport.
Source: Hickman, C.P., et al. 2011. Integrated Principles of Zoology. Fifteenth Edition. McGraw-Hill Higher Education.