purple bacteria

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n purple bacteria free-living Gram-negative pink to purplish-brown bacteria containing bacteriochlorophyll
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Usage


In news:

Purple bacteria still a problem.
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In science:

We anticipate that these findings will shed light on the efficiency of transport in ordered excitonic systems, whether artificial, such as J -aggregates, or natural, such as the LHII complex in purple bacteria and the chlorosome in green sulphur bacteria.
Environment-assisted quantum transport in ordered systems
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