exocellular

exocellular

[‚ek·sə′sel·yə·lər]
(cell and molecular biology)
Referring to reactions or processes that are initiated inside a cell and take place outside it.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Bleaching also occurs among other molluscs: some bivalves host exocellular photosymbiotic dinoflagellates (Norton et al., 1992; Vermeij, 2013) and can also experience bleaching under thermal stress, reduced salinity, or excessive light exposure (Norton et al., 1995; Buck et al., 2002; Maboloc et al., 2015).
Purification and characterization of a novel exocellular keratinase from Kocuria rosea.
Gellan gum is an exocellular polysaccharide secreted from the bacterium Sphingomonas elodea and consists of repeating tetrasaccharide of glucuronic acid, rhamnose, and glucose [26, 27].
These exocellular enzymes release nutrients and facilitate dissemination through the stratum corneum.
Rodriguez-Valera, "The structure of the exocellular polysaccharide produced by the Archaeon Haloferax gibbonsii (ATCC 33959)," Carbohydrate Research, vol.
Travassos, "Exocellular proteolytic activity of Paracoccidioides brasiliensis: cleavage of components associated with the basement membrane," Medical Mycology, vol.
Dekker, "Antiproliferative and proapoptotic effects of three fungal exocellular [beta]-glucans in MCF-7 breast cancer cells is mediated by oxidative stress, AMP-activated protein kinase (AMPK) and the Forkhead transcription factor, FOXO3a," The International Journal of Biochemistry & Cell Biology, vol.
Loones, "Structure of an exocellular polysaccharide produced by Streptococcus thermophilus," Carbohydrate Research, vol.
Use of Bacilli for overproduction of exocellular endo-beta-1,4-glucanase encoded by cloned gene.
Herein, the improvement of mechanical strength by pullulan loading can be attributed to the chemical structure of pullulan, which is an exocellular homopolysaccharide and a linear mix of [alpha]-D-glucan consisting mainly of maltotriose repeating units interconnected by [alpha]-1,6 linkages.