Leuconostoc mesenteroides

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Leu·co·nos·toc mes·en·te·roi·'des

a species found in fermenting vegetables and other plant materials and in prepared meat products; it is an active slime (dextran) producer, the dextran commonly used as a plasma expander; it is the type species of the genus Leuconostoc.
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At this stage Leuconostoc mesenteroides and Enterococcus faecalis took over.
35], which states that Leuconostoc mesenteroides strains are capable of producing dextran hydrolysis and citrate.
The researchers were able to confirm that the Gram-positive bacterium Leuconostoc mesenteroides subsp.
Along with plant geneticist Anne Gillen, who now works in the ARS Crop Genetics Research Unit in Stoneville, Mississippi, Strausbaugh con firmed that the gram-positive bacterium Leuconostoc mesenteroides subsp.
Mannitol production by leuconostoc mesenteroides CGMCC 1.
5% dextran from Leuconostoc mesenteroides, and 3% Dextran 70) as the perfusate.
The synbiotic preparation consisted of a combination of four probiotics (10(11) CFU each): Pediococcus pentosaceus 5-33:3, Leuconostoc mesenteroides 32-77:1, L.
From July 2003 through October 2004, 42 patients became infected by strains of Leuconostoc mesenteroides subsp, mesenteroides (genotype 1) in different departments of Juan Canalejo Hospital in northwest Spain.
In recent joint research with the Tokyo University of Agriculture, Kikkoman also discovered that several other plant-derived lactic acid bacteria from fermented foods, such as Leuconostoc mesenteroides, are able to induce the generation of IL-12.
Four belonged to Leuconostoc lactis, 2 to Leuconostoc mesenteroides subsp dextranicum in TO while 3 to Leuconostoc lactis, 3 to Leuconostoc mesenteroides subsp.