halobacter


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Related to halobacter: halobacteria, Halococcus
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Noun1.halobacter - halophiles in saline environments such as the Dead Sea or salt flats
halophil, halophile - archaebacteria requiring a salt-rich environment for growth and survival
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Risk factors for peptic ulcer during pregnancy as well as in the general population include cigarette smoking, advanced age, NSAID use, alcoholism, genetic predisposition, gastritis and Halobacter pylori infection (Borum, 1998; Kurata, 1991).