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an organism (especially a bacterium) that requires air or free oxygen for life

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Sheep blood (5%), chocolate, and MacConkey agar plates were inoculated for the isolation of aerobic organisms.
Energy transfer in organisms that cannot use atmospheric oxygen, the anaerobic organisms, is relatively inefficient; organisms that do use atmospheric oxygen, aerobic organisms, transfer that energy with far greater efficiency.
Antibiotic susceptibility testing was done by Kirby Bauer disc diffusion method for all the aerobic organisms [5].
Studies of tadpole and adult frog microflora have shown more anaerobic organisms growing in culture than aerobic organisms (Halliday, T.
The organisms involved differ from those implicated in acute otitis media and include aerobic organisms, predominantly Staphylococcus aureus and Pseudomonas aeruginosa (Proteus spp.
To accelerate ATP-synthesis, aerobic organisms harness the potential of an electrochemical concentration gradient across the cell, created by "pumping" protons out using energy from an oxygen reduction reaction.
Instead, biocides mostly kill circulating aerobic organisms upsetting the population balance in favor of sequestered, unreachable anaerobes.
The results do not, however, run contrary to existing theories on life's journey from anaerobic to aerobic organisms.
This will ensure that there is at least an inch of space between the water's surface and the top of the lid, to allow for adequate air exchange, since paramecia are aerobic organisms.
Fortunately, aerobic organisms such as humans have elaborately developed circulatory and respiratory systems available to continuously deliver oxygen to the cells.
In a detailed bacteriologic study of peritonsillar abscess, Jousimies-Somer et al found aerobic organisms in approximately 86% of cases and anaerobic organisms in approximately 82%.
Like wastewater treatment, fermentation requires the presence of aerobic organisms.
4 billion years ago and the subsequent changes towards an aerobic metabolism, have global significance and therefore it could be anticipated they appearance in all aerobic organisms at specific developmental stage according their phylogenetic trajectory.
4 billion years ago and subsequent changes toward an aerobic metabolism, have global significance and therefore might be expected to be evident in all aerobic organisms at specific developmental stage(s) according to their phylogenetic trajectory.
Culture-positivity for aerobic organisms in neonates vary from 25% to 60% (1,2,13,14).