Techoic acid is present in the cell wall of

Options :
  1. Gram positive bacteria
  2. Gram negative bacteria
  3. Archaebacteria
  4. All of these
Answer and Explanation :-

Answer: Option 1

Explanation:

Teichoic acid is an acidic polymer consisting of carbohydrate, phosphate and an alcohol. It binds metals, acting as receptor sites for some viruses and maintaining cells at low pH to prevent degradation of cell walls by self produced enzymes.

How do you rate this queston?  Very Easy  Easy  Average  Above Average  Tough

Previous Question : Which of the following is not involved in the fermentatin of Sauerkraut?

Next Question : The organism Treponema pallidum is a

Click here for online test on Microbiology

Responses


 (Getemail alerts when others member replies)







and the world we live in will be either better or worse, depending on whether we become better or worse. And that's where the power of love comes in. Because when we love, we always strive to become better than we are.
-Paulo Coelho The Alchemist