membrane

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a thin outer covering of an object

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The eggshell, assisted by shell membranes and cuticle layers, physically prevents bacterial invasion and microbial contamination [24].
When the course got to the point that we were studying the attachment of the amniotic sack to the internal shell membrane (more on this later), he would devote half a lecture to the subject.
Infection is by oral or inhalation routes and via shell membranes, water, fomites with an incubation period of 3-5 days.
Some researchers believe shell membranes may be an even more resistant bacterial barrier, they add.