aerotaxis


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aer·o·tax·is

 (âr′ə-tăk′sĭs)
n.
Movement of an organism, especially a bacterium, toward or away from air or oxygen.

aer′o·tac′tic adj.

aerotaxis

(ˌɛərəʊˈtæksɪs)
n
the movement of organisms towards or away from oxygen caused by changes in oxygen concentration
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"Imagine a world in which there are billions of interconnected mobile devices - and a world with new modes of transportation, such as unmanned electric aerotaxis. Now imagine the challenge of providing power to these devices.
"Imagine a world in which there are billions of interconnected mobile devices -- and a world with new modes of transportation, such as unmanned electric aerotaxis. Now imagine the challenge of providing power to these devices.
The concept includes ''skyports'' that would serve as hubs for the aerotaxis.
In addition, this microorganism shows negative aerotaxis capacity, that is, prefers an environment that is poor in oxygen [48].
- Aerogal, incorporated in Ecuador, and the TACA Group companies: TACA International Airlines S.A., incorporated in El Salvador, Lineas Aereas Costarricenses S.A., LACSA, incorporated in Costa Rica, Trans AmAaAaAeA@rican Airlines S.A incorporated in PerAaAaAeA , Servicios AAaAaAeA@reos Nacionales S.A., SANSA, incorpor in Costa Rica, Aerotaxis La CosteAaAaAeA~a S.A., incorporated in Nicaragu IsleAaAaAeA~a de Inversiones S.A.
Johnson, "Aerotaxis and other energy-sensing behavior in bacteria," Annual Review of Microbiology, vol.
Interestingly, an ORF for aerotaxis receptor (RWLH02285), Tsr (RWLH03969), two ORFs for methyl-accepting chemotaxis protein Tar (RWLH00153, RWLH00601) and unknown methyl accepting chemotaxis protein (RWLH00599, RWLH00600) were identified in this genome.
The contributors analyze the vertex separation problem, random weight generators, quay crane scheduling, military logistics choices, airport capacity, mixed flow impeller blades, and maximum passenger load for aerotaxis to southwestern Chihuahua.