Saccharomyces cerevisiae

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Saccharomyces boulardii

a yeast species widely prescribed for treatment of diarrhea. Molecular typing shows it to be nearly identical, genetically, to S. cerevisiae; however it is metabolically and physiologically different.
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Saccharomyces cerevisiae

A yeast used in recombinant DNA technology to manufacture proteins for medical use, e.g., in vaccine components.
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15, 1995--Burns Philp's managing director, Ian Clack, today announced the company has entered into a joint venture to manufacture and market bakers yeast in South Korea.
The company has a leading position in the world's bakers yeast market with 33 yeast plants in 18 countries, is a major global processor of herbs and spices, and the largest manufacturer of vinegar for the international food industry.
Burns Philp is a global food ingredients company holding a leading position in the world's bakers yeast market, with 31 yeast plants in 17 countries, and a major share of the world spice and vinegar markets.
The company has a leading position in the world's bakers yeast market with 31 yeast plants in 17 countries, is a major global processor of herbs and spices, and the largest manufacturer of vinegar for the international industry.