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microaerophile

(ˌmaɪkrəʊˈɛərəʊˌfaɪl)
n
(Biology) an organism, esp a bacterium, that thrives in an environment low in oxygen
microaerophilic adj
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Contract award: Strips for Minimum Inhibitory Concentration (MIC) determination with agar diffusion, discs for susceptibility testing with agar diffusion, as well as products for generating anaerobic and microaerophilic cultivation environment.
pylori selective supplement (Oxoid United Kingdom) in microaerophilic ncondition (5% O2 10%CO2 and 85% N ) at 370C for 72h.
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It is clinically effective in trichomoniasis, amebiasis, and giardiasis, as well as in a variety of infections caused by obligate anaerobic bacteria, including Bacteroides, Clostridium, Fusobacterium, Peptococcus, Peptostreptococcus, Eubacterium, and microaerophilic bacteria such as Helicobacter and Campylobacter spp.
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rhamnosus was serially transferred in aerobic and microaerophilic environments, as the researchers examined its growth.