aerobiology


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aerobiology

[‚e·rō‚bī′äl·ə·jē]
(biology)
The study of the atmospheric dispersal of airborne fungus spores, pollen grains, and microorganisms; and, more broadly, of airborne propagules of algae and protozoans, minute insects such as aphids, and pollution gases and particles which exert specific biologic effects.
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LAHORE -- Punjab University Department of Zoology organized a conference and training workshop entitled Wildlife and Aerobiology. PU Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Mujahid Kamran, Chairman Department of Zoology Dr Muhammad Akhter, Associate Professor Dr Zulfiqar Ali, scientists, research scholars and students were present on the occasion.
of Aerobiology and Plant Pathology, Department of Botany, Federal Urdu University of Art, Science & Technology, Gulshan-e-Iqbal Campus, Karachi, Pakistan
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