Definition of Aerotactic. Meaning of Aerotactic. Synonyms of Aerotactic

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Definition of Aerotactic

Aerotactic
Aerotaxis A"["e]r*o*tax`is, n. [NL. See A["e]ro-; Taxis.] (Bacteriology) The positive or negative stimulus exerted by oxygen on a["e]robic and ana["e]robic bacteria. -- A`["e]r*o*tac"tic, a.

Meaning of Aerotactic from wikipedia

- A taxis (plural taxes /ˈtæksiːz/, from Ancient Gr**** τάξις (taxis), meaning 'arrangement') is the movement of an organism in response to a stimulus such...
- strains has been referred to as magneto-aerotaxis. Two different magneto-aerotactic mechanisms—known as polar and axial—are found in different MTB strains...
- of bacterial chemoreceptors. They bind oxygen, and act to initiate an aerotactic response or regulate gene expression. Protoglobin: a single domain globin...
- and nano-robotics and holds a Tier 1 Canada Research Chair. "Magneto-aerotactic bacteria deliver drug-containing nanoliposomes to tumour hypoxic regions"...
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