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Anatomy And Physiology: Osmolarity/Tonicity of cells in solution

November 1, 2010 by


This diagram shows the relative tonicity of cellls in various solution types and the effect that the solution has on the cell. The first one shows a cell in a normal environment where the ionic concentration outside the cell and inside the cell are equal. The cell is not effected. The second one shows a […]