A cell membrane and the active transport of ions across it and the protein molecule that carries it out. See also sodium pump. A pump that is high vacuum and removes gas and pressure is reduced by ionizing atoms
ION PUMP: "Ion Pump is a molecule of protein that carries out active transport of ions across the cell membrane"
Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "ION PUMP," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/ion-pump/ (accessed March 23, 2023).