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What is the outermost layer of bacterial cell called?

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Asked by Wyatt Williams, Last updated: Jun 21, 2020

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John Adney

John Adney

Answered Jul 17, 2017

I think it will be glycocalyx. Because if glycocalyx is rigidly packed with bacteria it is called capsule, if loosely attached it is called slime layer.

 

John Adney

John Adney

Answered Jun 07, 2017

The cell wall the outermost layer of a bacterial cell
 

John Smith

John Smith

Answered May 15, 2017

Capsule
Capsle
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John Adney

John Adney

Replied on Jul 17, 2017

I think it will be glycocalyx. Because if glycocalyx is rigidly packed with bacteria it is called capsule, if loosely attached it is called slime layer.

John Adney

John Adney

Replied on Jul 17, 2017

I think it will be glycocalyx. Because if glycocalyx is rigidly packed with bacteria it is called capsule, if loosely attached it is called slime layer.

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