What happens when we place a cell in icotonic solution?

Asked by shrey17 | 22nd Apr, 2009, 05:43: PM

Expert Answer:

 

 An isotonic solution has the same concentration of dissolved salts and water as the cell. In this situation, water enters and leaves the cell in equal amounts and hence the cell will not change in size or shape.

Answered by  | 23rd Apr, 2009, 09:47: AM

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