Meaning glycocalyx
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glycocalyx


A cell coating consisting of glycoproteins and proteoglycans.
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glycocalyx


(gly-koh-kay-liks) A fuzzy coat on the outside of animal cells, made of sticky oligosaccharides.
Source: phschool.com

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glycocalyx


The carbohydrate-rich zone on the cell surface. This zone can be visualized by a variety of stains as well as by its affinity for lectins. Although most of the carbohydrate is attached to intrinsic pl [..]
Source: medicaldictionaryweb.com

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glycocalyx


The glycoprotein component of the cell membrane. In some genera (e.g. Vannella), the glycoproteins are arranged into extended glycostyles.
Source: bms.ed.ac.uk

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glycocalyx


A filamentous coating of glycoprotein and polysaccharide on the surface of bacteria and some other cells
Source: en.wiktionary.org

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glycocalyx


Finely filamentous layer containing carbohydrate, found on the outer surface of many cells, from 7.5 to 200.0 nm thick. glycogen
Source: mhhe.com

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glycocalyx


The carbohydrate-rich zone on the Cell surface. This zone can be visualized by a variety of stains as well as by its affinity for Lectins. Although most of the carbohydrate is attached to intrinsic Pl [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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glycocalyx


Extracellular polymeric material produced by some bacteria. Term initially applied to the polysaccharide matrix excreted by epithelial cells forming a coating on the surface of epithelial tissue. Gene [..]
Source: groups.molbiosci.northwestern.edu

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glycocalyx


Carbohydrate-rich layer covering the outer surface of the plasma membrane of eukaryotic cells; composed of membrane glycolipids, the oligosaccharide side chains of integral membrane proteins, and abso [..]
Source: ncbi.nlm.nih.gov

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