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microbe

[¦mī‚krōb]
(microbiology)
A microorganism, especially a bacterium of a pathogenic nature.
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Facilities and equipment should be designed to minimize possibilities for microbial contamination.
When a person touches a surface, a portion of that microbial community is transferred to that surface.
The market has been growing significantly but still there are some restraining factors too associated with the market of microbial product technology.
Urine passes through the microbial fuel cell for this reaction to happen, with the bacteria then generating electricity.
Microbial fuel cells do function as biocatalysts and generate electricity using microorganisms.
The Market For Microbial Products could be valued at USD 250.3 billion by the end of 2023, suggests Market Research Future (MRFR).
As the first and only growth-based system of its kind in microbial testing, Growth Direct automates the incubation, colony counting, and data entry of microbial environmental testing.
"By further integrating core capabilities across biotechnology, chemistry and material science under the DuPont umbrella, we are able to solve challenges associated with global megatrends in a sustainable manner," said Michael Sheehan, global business director of DuPont Microbial Control.
They discovered that at both locations, "microbial diversity was higher during and after foggy conditions when compared to clear conditions," Evans says.
The fossilized calcimicrobes are the calcification product of the cyanobacteria dominated microbial mats, which provide a clue of microbial activities and show that the microbialitic bioherms might be a product of the cyanobacterial refined precipitation together with other calcimicrobes.
Therefore, the purpose of this study was to investigate the impact of different ages of rubber tree plantation on soil microbial activity based on the MicroResp-CLPP (community level physiological profile) analysis which provides a direct measurement of microbial communities catabolic profile and reflects the actual size of the microbial population (13) and can determines the immediate response of active microorganisms in a short-term period, providing physiological information.