Biology 1406 Chap 7

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Which membrane protein would be used to move glucose across a membrane from a region of higher concentration to a region of lower concentration?

A) Pump
B) Ion channel
C) Transporter
D) No protein is necessary.

Answer:
Transporter

The GLUT-1 transporter assists the diffusion of glucose through the membrane.

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Biology 1406 Chap 7
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