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  • adjective of, or relating to a alkaliphile
  • adjective living and thriving in alkaline conditions


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  • In the new approach, specific organic mineral precursor compounds plus spore-forming alkaliphilic bacteria are incorporated into concrete during the manufacturing process.

    Gadget Freak Files

  • Quadruple A mutants of alkaliphilic Bacillus pseudofirmus OF4 retain 50\% of the wild-type hydrolytic activity (ATPase) but < 18\% of the ATP synthase capacity at high pH.

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