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Term:
cell wall-bounded periplasmic space (GO:0030287)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
periplasmic space +     
cell wall-bounded periplasmic space 
The region between the plasma membrane and the cell wall in organisms lacking an outer cell membrane such as yeast and Gram positive bacteria. The region is thinner than the equivalent in Gram negative bacteria.
outer membrane-bounded periplasmic space 
periplasmic flagellum 
septal periplasm 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: cell wall-enclosed periplasmic space
Narrow Synonyms: IWZ ;   inner wall zone
Definition Sources: GOC:mlg, GOC:mtg_sensu

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