Term Information [More information on outer membrane]

Accession
GO:0019867
Name
outer membrane
Ontology
cellular_component
Synonyms
None
Definition
The external membrane of Gram-negative bacteria or certain organelles such as mitochondria and chloroplasts; freely permeable to most ions and metabolites. Source: GOC:go_curators
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0019867 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
goslim_metagenomics
Community
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Ancestors of outer membrane (GO:0019867)
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outer membrane [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular_component (GO:0005575)
outer membrane [is_a relation] is_a  membrane (GO:0016020)
Children of outer membrane (GO:0019867)
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cell outer membrane (GO:0009279) [is_a relation] is_a  outer membrane
organelle outer membrane (GO:0031968) [is_a relation] is_a  outer membrane
outer endospore membrane (GO:0043594) [is_a relation] is_a  outer membrane
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