capnophilic

capnophilic

(kăp-nō-fĭl′ĭk) [Gr. kapnos, smoke, + philein, to love]
Pert. to bacteria that grow best in an atmosphere containing carbon dioxide.

capnophilic (kap´nōfil´ik),

adj the ability to thrive in conjunction with carbon dioxide.
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The system can also create microaerophilic (low levels of oxygen), and capnophilic (high level of carbon dioxide) conditions through the application of a gas evacuation and replacement method.
aphrophilus is a small, fastidious, gram-negative, capnophilic coccobacillus.
The plates were incubated in a sealed bag for 72 hours at 37[degrees]C with atmospheric generators for capnophilic bacteria by using Genbag C[O.
Use of the atmospheric generators for capnophilic bacteria Genbag-C[O.
Candle jar method was mainly used for cultivation of capnophilic organisms like Neisseria species, Haemophiius influenzae and Streptococcus pneumoniae since this technique produces additional (5-10%) C[O.
are microaerophilic (optimal growth occurs with reduced oxygen levels at about 5% to 7%) and capnophilic (optimal growth occurs with increased carbon dioxide at about 10%).
The Anoxomat Mark II anaerobic system is suited for cultivating anaerobic, micro-aerophilic and capnophilic bacteria in labs.
E corrodens, a capnophilic gram-negative rod that is part of the normal oral flora, [17] has been isolated from 25% of human bite wounds.
However, the real incidence of UTI caused by capnophilic E.
After incubation for 48 h in either an aerobic or capnophilic atmosphere, >1,000 CFU/mL were observed on Columbia agar plates containing 5% sheep blood (BD Stacker Plates, BBL, Franklin Lakes, NJ, USA).
Actinomyces odontolyticus is an anaerobic, facultative capnophilic, gram-positive, nonsporulating, non--acid fast, non-motile, irregularly staining bacterium.