Subject: How does calcium chloride affect the permeability of cell membranes?
Date: Tue Dec 28 12:22:42 1999
Posted by Louise Atkinson
Grade level: 10-12
School: Maiden Erlegh
City: Reading State/Province: Berkshire
Area of science: Cell Biology
I had been told that calcium chloride is used in genetic engineering to increase
the permeability of cell membranes. I tried it out on beetroot and it worked,
but I wanted to know how. Is it a reaction? What part of the membrane does it
Re: How does calcium chloride affect the permeability of cell membranes?
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