microaerophile

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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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mutans was kept in microaerophilia. The MIC determination reading of substances against S.
After rinsing, the solution was incubated at 37 [+ or -] 0.5[degrees]C for 4h and then at 42 [+ or -] 0.5[degrees]C for 24h under microaerophilic conditions (5% [O.sub.2], 10% C[O.sub.2], and 85% [N.sub.2]) [Combibag with microaerophilia generator GENbox (bioMerieux, Hazelwood, USA)].
Karmali agar plates were incubated under conditions of microaerophilia at 42[degrees]C.