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Microbiology - comparison of gram-negative and gram-positive

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Compare and contrast gram-positive and gram-negative cell walls with regard to (a) sensitivity to antimicrobial agents, (b) resistance to phagocytosis, (c) chemical composition, and (d) decolorization by alcohol.

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A thorough solution comparing the cell walls of gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria. Solution includes relevant theory pertaining to the nature of the gram stain and detailed explanations of all related questions.