Definition of cotransport
- The sodium-linked glucose transporters are largely restricted to the intestine and kidney, where they actively transport glucose against a glucose-concentration gradient by using sodium cotransport as an energy source.
- —Peter R. Shepherd and Barbara B. Kahn
cotransportor co-transport transitive verb, cotransported or co-transported; cotransporting or co-transporting
- glucose cotransported with two Na+ ions