cell outer membrane

id: GO:0009279
name: cell outer membrane
namespace: cellular_component
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: A lipid bilayer that forms the outermost layer of the cell envelope; enriched in polysaccharide and protein; the outer leaflet of the membrane contains specific lipopolysaccharide structures.

Parent Functions

GO:0019867outer membrane
GO:0044462external encapsulating structure part