endosymbiotic bacteria


endosymbiotic bacteria
Bacteria that establish a symbiotic relationship within a eukaryotic cell. Eg. the nitrogen-fixing bacteria of legume root nodules. See also endosymbiont hypothesis.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • Endosymbionte — Endosymbiote Un endosymbiote est un organisme qui vit à l intérieur d une autre cellule ou d un autre organisme, l association ainsi formée est une endosymbiose. Pour exemple, la bactérie rhizobium fixatrice d azote vit dans les nodules… …   Wikipédia en Français


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