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CFUCrediti Formativi Universitari (Italian: University Credits)
CFUCaribbean Football Union
CFUColony Forming Unit (bacteriology)
CFUCenter for Undervisningsmidler (Danish: Center for Educational Services)
CFUCommercial Farmers Union (Zimbabwe)
CFUCall Forwarding Unconditional
CFUCompact Flash Ultra
CFUCedar Falls Utilities (Iowa)
CFUCarbon Finance Unit (World Bank)
CFUCentre for the Unemployed
CFUCroatian Fraternal Union (Pittsburgh, PA)
CFUChampionnat de France Universitaire (French: French University Championship; various universities)
CFUCall Forward Unconditional
CFUCheck For Understanding (lesson plans)
CFUContract Follow Up (software)
CFUCompact Flotation Unit
CFUCorporate Finance Unit
CFUCustomary Freight Unit (shipping)
CFUCritical Feed Use (USDA)
CFUKerkyra, Greece - Kerkyra (Airport Code)
CFUComputer Forensics Unit
CFUCassette Feeding Unit (photocopiers)
CFUConvention France-UNESCO (UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization; France)
CFUCall Forwarding Universal
CFUCell Forming Unit
CFUControl Functional Unit
CFUCarried Forward Unserviceability (Royal Australian Air Force)
CFUCollège Français des Urologues (French: French College of Urologists)
CFUCustom Function Unit (computer programming)
CFUChemins de Fer des Uélé (French: Railways of Uélé; Congo)
CFUCentre Féminin Universitaire (French: University Women's Center)
CFUCommission des Fournisseurs et Usagers (French: Suppliers and Users Committee; Swizerland)
CFUCommunion Fraternelle Universitaire (French student organization)
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In a grade A environment, less than one colony forming unit (CFU) is allowable meaning there is no contamination.
Results: Breast showing clinical symptoms of mastitis yielded a high SCC (>[10.sup.4] cells/microliter ([MU]L)) and bacterial count (between [10.sup.5] to [10.sup.11] Colony forming Unit (CFU)/milliliter (mL)) in comparison to milk collected from healthy breast (<104 cells/[mu]L and [10.sup.3] to [10.sup.4] CFU/mL).
Colony forming unit assay showed hypocrellin B had significantly photodynamic inhibition on E.
Or which may be defined as asymptomatic bacteriuria was defined as the presence of [greater than or equal to] 1 x [10.sup.5] colony forming unit (CFU) per ml in a culture of clean voided midstream urine from an antenatal women without fever or symptoms of UTI.
According to study by Coelho15 significant associa- tion exists between denture type and candida colony forming unit count.
Data were taken as colony forming unit (cfu/g) of the Trichoderma & Bacillus colonized EFB (1g mixed with 100 ml sterilized water) up to 210 days after inoculation with 30 days interval.
The higher the sample air volume, the more accurate will be the number of measured colony forming unit. [6]
With its capacity to detect and count viable microorganisms down to one colony forming unit, the system delivers reproducible results that correlate with traditional methods.
The antibacterial effects are measured as reduction in colony forming units after the composition is applied to incubated hydroxyapatite disks and incubated for eight days.
WASHINGTON -- The Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN) has commended the Food and Drug Administration for allowing dietary supplement companies to use colony forming units (CFUs) when declaring the quantity of live microbials on a Supplement Facts Label.