Interactions Between Cells and the Extracellular Environment

• Discussion of integrins

• Transport across epithelial membranes

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Cytoplasm

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Channel proteins

Ions

Channel proteins

Ions

Extracellular fluid

• Red blood cells in isotonic, hypotonic, and hypertonic solutions (fig. 6.11)

• Concentrations of ions in the intracellular and extracellular fluids (fig. 6.23)

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    What are the answers to ch. 6 interactions between cells and the extracellular environment?
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