Biology Practice Problems Endomembrane System Practice Problems Solution: What is the importance of the resting membrane pot...

Solution: What is the importance of the resting membrane potential to cells such as neurons and muscles? What about other cells of the body? Do they also have a resting membrane potential?

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What is the importance of the resting membrane potential to cells such as neurons and muscles? What about other cells of the body? Do they also have a resting membrane potential?

Solution

Resting membrane potential is important to cells such as neurons and muscles as it plays an important role in the firing of action potential that triggers the nerve impulses and muscle contraction.

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