Fig. 1B: Structure of a Gram-Positive Cell Wall

The Gram-positive cell wall appears as dense layer typically composed of numerous rows of peptidoglycan, and molecules of lipoteichoic acid, wall teichoic acid and surface proteins.


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Professor of Microbiology, The Community College of Baltimore County, Catonsville Campus
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