Biology: The Unity and Diversity of Life (14th Edition)

Published by Brooks/Cole Publishing Co.
ISBN 10: 1305073959
ISBN 13: 978-1-30507-395-1

Chapter 31 - Self-Quiz - Page 534: 2


A, tight junctions are what keeps fluid from leaking between cells.

Work Step by Step

Tight junctions are permeable membranes that are located between cells. Their main purpose is to prevent the leaking of fluid between the cells. It is similar to the idea of putting clay between two water bottles so that water doesn't leak out.
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