Lactobacillus jensenii | definition of Lactobacillus jensenii by Medical dictionary
a bacterial species isolated from human sources such as vaginal discharge and blood clots.
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A 16S ribosomal RNA gene sequence analysis was performed; results indicated the organism was Lactobacillus jensenii
The normal vaginal microbiome is dominated by Lactobacillus crispatus and Lactobacillus jensenii
. These organisms produce hydrogen peroxide and keep the vaginal pH [less than equal to] 4.5.
NRRL B-4550 was obtained from the United States Department of Agriculture, Agriculture Research Service Culture Collection in Peoria, IL.