anaerobe


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anaerobe

, anaerobium
an organism that does not require oxygen for respiration

anaerobe

[′an·ə‚rōb]
(biology)
An organism that does not require air or free oxygen to maintain its life processes.
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fragilis grows towards the bottom of the thioglycollate broth because it is an anaerobe, and it only grows on the anaerobic blood agar plate (BAP).
Bacterial vaginosis is characterised by a heavy overgrowth of gram-negative and gram-positive anaerobes with no signs of inflammation and regarded as a microbiological and immunological enigma.
Sulphite reducing anaerobes - Clostridia spores in particular - can be useful indicators of intermittent and remote faecal contamination.
Making physical education programs and differentiating the requirements for each study year and class, that traces the useful indicators in the perception of the anaerobe effort's capacity at pupils of both sexes.
Image Atlas Series: Anaerobe Morphology; Cytology, Hematology; Histology; Infectious Disease Pathology; Renal Pathology; Virology
The data presented at Anaerobe today provides positive additional information for OPT-80, suggesting a trend toward clinical cure of the epidemic strain with our lead compound.
Bacteroides fragilis is one important anaerobe, in which there is emerging resistance to metronidazole.
NASDAQ: OPTR) today announced further data from its Phase 2A clinical study of OPT-80, a potential treatment for Clostridium difficile infection, or CDI, have been accepted for presentation at the 9th Biennial Congress of the Anaerobe Society of the Americas, to be held in Long Beach, CA, June 25-27, 2008.
June 24-27, 2008 ANAEROBE 2008 The 9th Biennial Congress of the Anaerobe Society of the Americas Marriott Hotel Long Beach, CA, USA http://www.
The "angina" in this syndrome refers to an acute pharyngeal infection with the anaerobe Fusobacterium necrophorum.
Master RakinduWickramaratne won a silver medal for his research, Deposition of air pollutants on pollen grains and occurrence of respiration allergies among human while Master Jude Sajith Jitendran was awarded a participation certificate for his research, Modification of Microbial fuel cells via the immobilization of the anaerobe Clostridium butyricum and Escherichia coli- XII blue.