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Efflux
Definition:
Movement of a substance out of the cell.

Efflux is reported as a rate. It is the amount of substance that moves through a given area of the plasma membrane per unit time.

Related glossary terms/phrases:
Flux
Influx
Unidirectional flux
Net flux






Posted: Friday, January 3, 2014
Last updated: Friday, January 16, 2015