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The cell wall of bacterium is made up of

a)

Cellulose

b)

Hemicellulose

c)

Lignin

d)

Peptidoglycan



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The cell wall of bacterium is made up of

a)

Cellulose

b)

Hemicellulose

c)

Lignin

d)

Peptidoglycan

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Answer Key / Explanation : (d) -

(d)

The cell wall of bacterium is made up of peptidoglycan (murein, mucopeptide). Peptidoglycan is formed of heteropolysaccharide chains cross-linked by short peptides (generally tetrapeptides).

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