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A class of gram-negative bacteria consisting of cells bounded by a plasma membrane. Its organisms differ from other bacteria in that they are devoid of cell walls. It contains a single order, mycoplasmatales.

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... University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas 78284-7758 Received 3 September 1999/Accepted 16 February 2000 The Mollicutes represent a class of unique cell wall-less procaryotes that includes members of the genus Mycoplasma, a distinct subgroup pathogenic for ...

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by LilKim
Tue May 09, 2006 3:04 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Gene expression
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