Aerobio

Definición

Es el que necesita oxígeno para sobrevivir, crecer o trabajar apropiadamente.

Por ejemplo, las bacterias que requieren oxígeno para crecer se llaman bacterias aerobias.

Aerobio es lo opuesto a anaerobio.

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Organismos aeróbicos

Revision

Last reviewed 11/4/2012 by David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, David R. Eltz, and Stephanie Slon.

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