HELP! Interesting molecular transport argument...

Jason Comander jcomand at
Tue Oct 25 08:43:58 EST 1994

Keith Robison (robison1 at wrote:

: Wouldn't the more obvious solution be to move the mitochondria closer
: to the cell membrane?

	He was going to do that too, but I wonder what would have to 
diffuse _from the mitochondria_ to the rest of the cell.

: medium.  So just solve all the equations! :-)

	That seems reasonable...	

: Of course, this is all hypothetical.  After all, there aren't any
: oxygen storage proteins in nature, are there? :-)

	What about hemoglobin?!


Jason Comander
Harvard University
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