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Plasmid's function

Antimicrobial resistance

2

Techoic acid's fxn

Surface antigen

3

LPS's fxn

Pyrogenic substance

4

Periplasmic space

Containes hydrolytic enzymes like Beta lactamases

5

Cell wall

Contains peptidoglycan

6

Components of Peptidoglycan

N-AM and N-AG

7

Meaning of N-AG

N-acetylglucosamine

8

Meaning of N-AM

N-acetylmuramic acid

9

Polysaccharride OUTSIDE the cell wall

Glycocalyx

10

2 types of glycocalyx

Capsule and Slime layer

11

Capsule's fxn

Bacterial virulence

12

Slime layer's fxn

Bacterial attachment at mucosal membrane

13

3 bacteria cell appendage

Flagella
Pili
Axial filament

14

Flagella's fxn

Locomotion/movement

15

Ordinary pili's fxn

Bacterial attachment

16

Sex pili's fxn

Bacterial conjugation

17

Axial filament's fxn

Spiral movement

18

Bulk flagella at one side

Lophotrichous

19

1 flagella at 1 side

Monotrichous

20

1 flagella at 2 opposite sides

Amphitrichous

21

Flagella all over the sides

Peritrichous