Medical Definition of Endosymbiotic bacteria

1. Bacteria that establish a symbiotic relationship within a eukaryotic cell. For example the nitrogen fixing bacteria of legume root nodules. See: endosymbiont hypothesis. This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Endosymbiotic Bacteria

endostomes
endostoses
endostosis
endostyle
endostyles
endosulfan
endosulfans
endosurgery
endosymbiont
endosymbiont hypothesis
endosymbionts
endosymbioses
endosymbiosis
endosymbiosis theory
endosymbiotic
endosymbiotic bacteria (current term)
endosymbiotic infection
endosymbiotic theory
endotendineum
endoteric bacterium
endotheca
endothecia
endothecium
endothelia
endothelial
endothelial-leukocyte adhesion molecule
endothelial cell
endothelial cyst
endothelial dystrophy of cornea
endothelial growth factors

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