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    Hello, could somebody answer the title question please? I missed the lesson and I don't know what a symplast or apoplast is. Thanks!


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    Because of the Casparian Strip.
    ht tp://wiki.answers.c om/Q/What_is_the_difference_between_s ymplast_and_apoplast
    (you'll have to remove the gaps)
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    (Original post by Enthusiastic A)
    Hello, could somebody answer the title question please? I missed the lesson and I don't know what a symplast or apoplast is. Thanks!


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    Water travels normally through the apoplast pathway however when it reaches the casparian strip it cannot go through and then has to go through the symplast pathway from there onwards
 
 
 
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