lactobacillus

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n lactobacillus a Gram-positive rod-shaped bacterium that produces lactic acid (especially in milk)
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Usage


In news:

Studies show that those inoculants, including Lactobacillus plantarum, L. Casei, Pediococcus species and Enterococcus faecium, can average a 2-3% improvement in dry-matter recovery.
Raw-milk advocates like Fallon, who swears by raw milk for her own family, contend that pasteurization greatly reduces vitamin C and affects B6 and B-12 and beneficial bacteria such as lactobacillus.
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In science:

Small intestine microflora in SIBO (without psoriasis) and in psoriasis. In norm total bacterial count of duodenum and upper parts of small intestine does not exceed 104-105 CFU/ml. There are lactobacillus, bifidobacteria, bacteroides, enterococci, streptococci, yeast-like fungi, etc.
Model of pathogenesis of psoriasis. Part 1. Systemic psoriatic process
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