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Keyword - Periplasm (KW-0574)


Protein located in the space between the inner membrane and the outer membrane (cell wall) of Gram negative bacteria and some eukaryotic algae. Also used for proteins located in the region between the plasma membrane and the cell wall in fungi.


Cellular component

Gene Ontology


periplasmic space [ GO:0042597 ]


PeriplasmCellular component
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