periplasm
noun Date: 1961 the region in a gram-negative bacterium between the plasma membrane and an outer surrounding membrane that contains especially enzymes and a thin layer of peptidoglycan • periplasmic adjective

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  • periplasm — periplasm. См. периплазма. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • periplasm — n. [Gr. peri, around; plassein, to mold] (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) A bounding layer formed by cytoplasm in the egg that lies just beneath the vitelline membrane and completely surrounds the egg …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • periplasm — (per ī plaz ěm) The substance that fills the periplasmic space …   Dictionary of microbiology

  • periplasm — /per euh plaz euhm/, n. an outer cytoplasmic layer that surrounds the oosphere in certain fungi. [1885 90; PERI + PLASM] * * * …   Universalium

  • periplasm — noun ˈpɛəɹiˌplæzm The region between the plasma membrane and the outer membrane or cell wall. Syn: periplasmic space See Also: cytoplasm, gonoplasm, ooplasm …   Wiktionary

  • periplasm — The space between the cell membranes and the cell wall, in Gram negative bacteria; contains proteins secreted by the cell. * * * peri·plasm (perґĭ plaz″əm) [peri + plasm] periplasmic space …   Medical dictionary

  • periplasm — peri·plasm …   English syllables

  • periplasm — The space between the cell (cytoplasmic) membrane of a bacterium or fungus and the outer membrane or cell wall. Synonym: periplasmic space …   Glossary of Biotechnology

  • periplasm — ˈperə+ˌ noun ( s) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary peri + plasm : a peripheral layer of protoplasm (as of a yolk filled egg or an oogonium) compare ooplasm …   Useful english dictionary

  • периплазма — periplasm периплазма. Карио и цитоплазма, объединенные после растворения ядерной оболочки в процессе митоза и окружающие хромосомы и элементы митотического аппарата. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

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