Prebiotic preferences of human lactobacilli strains in co-culture with bifidobacteria and antimicrobial activity against Clostridium difficile.

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Abstract

To evaluate robustness, prebiotic utilisation of Lactobacillus paracasei F8 and Lact. plantarum F44 in mono- and co-cultures with Bifidobacterium breve 46 and B. animalis sub sp. lactis 8:8 and antimicrobial activity of co-culture against Clostridium difficile.

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Authors
  • Padma Ambalam
  • Kanthi Kiran Kondepudi
  • Praveen Babu Balusupati
  • Ingrid Nilsson
  • Torkel Wadström
  • Åsa Ljungh
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  • Microbiology in the medical area
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1672-1682
JournalJournal of Applied Microbiology
Volume119
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 2015
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes