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exosporium layer

Known as: exosporium 
The outermost layer of a bacterial endospore, which is loosely attached and located outside of the endospore coat. It is generally composed of… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Endospores formed by Bacillus, Clostridia, and related genera are encased in a protein shell called the coat. In many species… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Bacillus anthracis spores, the cause of anthrax, are enclosed by a prominent loose-fitting structure called the exosporium. The… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Spores of Bacillus anthracis, the causative agent of anthrax, possess an exosporium. As the outer surface layer of these mature… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Spores of Bacillus anthracis, the causative agent of anthrax, are enclosed by a prominent loose fitting layer called the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Spores of Bacillus anthracis, the causative agent of anthrax, are enclosed by a prominent loose-fitting, balloon-like layer… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The exosporium is the outermost layer of spores of Bacillus cereus and its close relatives Bacillus anthracis and Bacillus… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Bacillus anthracis, the aetiological agent of anthrax, is a Gram-positive spore-forming bacterium. The exosporium is the… Expand
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2002
2002
Abstract. Dormant spores of the marine Bacillus sp. strain SG-1 catalyze the oxidation of manganese(II), thereby becoming… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Exosporium components from endospores of Bacillus cereus ATCC 10876 were purified and separated by gel electrophoresis. Several… Expand
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Highly Cited
1964
Highly Cited
1964
Gerhardt, Philipp (The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor), and Edgar Ribi. Ultrastructure of the exosporium enveloping spores of… Expand
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