basolateral

adjective
ba·​so·​lat·​er·​al | \ ˌbā-sō-ˈla-tə-rəl How to pronounce basolateral (audio) \

Medical Definition of basolateral

: situated below and toward the side : located in or on the base and one or more sides Epithelia permit selective and regulated flux from apical to basolateral surfaces …— David B. Simon et al., Science, 2 July 1999

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basolaterally adverb

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“Basolateral.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/basolateral. Accessed 25 January 2020.

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