OBO ID: GO:0042716
Term Name: plasma membrane-derived chromatophore Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • chromatophore vesicle
Definition: A pigment-bearing structure that is derived from the cytoplasmic membrane, sometimes consisting of simple invaginations and sometimes a complete vesicle. This component is found in certain photosynthetic bacteria and cyanobacteria. (2)
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Ontology: GO: Cellular Component   QuickGO   AmiGO
EXPRESSION No data available
PHENOTYPE No data available