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Table 1 Parameter values

From: The function of 7D-cadherins: a mathematical model predicts physiological importance for water transport through simple epithelia

parameter symbol value reference
luminal electrolyte concentration c 1 0-1000 mM [2, 15, 20]
interstitial electrolyte concentration c 4 300 mM [1, 2, 15]
ion flux through the lateral membrane j 18.5 × 10-6 mmol/s/cm [1, 15]
height of the epithelial cell h 100 μm [2, 15, 20]
water conductivity of the tight junction K TJ 0.5 cm/cm/mmHg [1, 2]
gas constant times room temperature RT 4500 J/mmol [22]
diffusion coefficient 50 nm/s [22]
friction coefficient ζ 0.1-10 kg/s [2]