What does ionophores mean?

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U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Ionophores

    Chemical agents that increase the permeability of biological or artificial lipid membranes to specific ions. Most ionophores are relatively small organic molecules that act as mobile carriers within membranes or coalesce to form ion permeable channels across membranes. Many are antibiotics, and many act as uncoupling agents by short-circuiting the proton gradient across mitochondrial membranes.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ionophores in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ionophores in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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