MetaCyc Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0030313 - cell envelope

Definition: An envelope that surrounds a bacterial cell and includes the cytoplasmic membrane and everything external, encompassing the periplasmic space, cell wall, and outer membrane if present.

Parent Classes:
GO:0031975 - envelope

GO:0009276 - Gram-negative-bacterium-type cell wall (6),
GO:0009279 - cell outer membrane (55),
GO:0030288 - outer membrane-bounded periplasmic space (229)

Term Members:
copper / silver efflux system,
lipopolysaccharide transport system

Unification Links: GO:0030313

Relationship Links: Wikipedia:RELATED-TO:Cell_envelope

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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of MetaCyc: Caspi et al, Nucleic Acids Research 42:D459-D471 2014
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