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aer·o·bi·ol·o·gy

 (âr′ō-bī-ŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The study of the sources, dispersion, and effects of airborne biological materials, such as pollen, spores, and microorganisms.

aer′o·bi·o·log′i·cal (-ə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
aer′o·bi·o·log′i·cal·ly adv.
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aerobiology

(ˌɛərəʊbaɪˈɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Biology) the study of airborne organisms, spores, etc
aerobiological adj
ˌaerobioˈlogically adv
ˌaerobiˈologist n
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Translations
Aerobiologie
aerobiologija
aerobiologijaаеробиологија
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Both phenological and aerobiological sets of data should be as similar as possible (Estrella et al., 2006; Jato et al., 2007; Tormo et al., 2011)
By combining this information with detailed source maps and aerobiological modelling, we hope to redefine how pollen forecasts are measured and reported in the future.
In addition, a recent civilian application for autonomous unmanned aerial vehicles allows aerobiological sampling up to 300 m above crop fields (Schmale III et al.
Aylor (Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station) introduces the biological and biophysical aspects of pollen and spores important for their dispersal, the physics and dynamics of the atmosphere, relevant meterology, the wind transport of pollen and spores in and above plant canopies, and current aerobiological models.
The authors thank Diana Fisher for performing the statistical analyses, Lillian Chau and Juwan Song for performing the ELISpot assays, the USAMRIID Veterinary Medicine Division for performing the mouse anesthetizations and blood collections, and the USAMRIID Center for Aerobiological Sciences for performing the aerosol exposures.
Aerobiological studies have also shown the existence of active and dormant forms of bacterial and fungal spores in the stratosphere, for example, Micrococcus luteum, Mycobacterium albus, Circinella muscae, Aspergillus niger, Papulaspora anomala, Penicillium notatum [13, 14]; Bacillus simplex, Staphylococcus pasteuri, Engyodontium album [15]; Deinococcus aetherius [16]; and Bacillus isronensis [17].
chimaera outbreak in the United Kingdom, which included national case finding, aerobiological investigations, environmental sampling, and phylogenetic analysis (2).
Conventional water decontamination processes contain (a) the possible self-purification (waterfalls and streams high speed), (b) desorption air, (c) ozone, (d) hydrogen peroxide, (e) potassium permanganate solutions (chemical oxidation), and (f) aerobiological methods; some of these processes achieve the mineralization of species [4, 5].
Aerobiological sampling in Thesaoliniki, Greece was conducted over 1996-2002, using a Burkard trap [19].
Aerobiological studies conducted in relation to respiratory allergic diseases (14).