Size of Periplasmatic Space

Michael Witty mw132 at
Wed Jul 11 08:13:09 EST 2001

Dear Stefan, did you get any replys?  I have a feeling that periplasmic
spaces are reasonable uniform, but this is just based on bias.  Regards,

On Sun, 8 Jul 2001, Stefan Jakobs wrote:

> Hi All,
> I am looking for gram negative bacteria, which have a large
> periplasmatic space. I. e. the distance between the outer and the
> cytoplasmic membrane should be larger than in E. coli under normal
> osmotic conditions. Is anybody aware of such an organism?
> Any help is greatly appreciated,
> Thanks, Stefan.

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