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a rod-shaped, gram-positive, non-acid-fast, non-spore-forming, non-motile bacterium that is a genus of the family actinomycetaceae. It inhabits the intestines and feces of humans as well as the human vagina.

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Colony staining and counting of bifidobacteria bb-12

From wikipedia: Based on the growth profiles under different O2 concentrations, the Bifidobacterium species were classified into four classes: O2-hypersensitive, O2-sensitive, O2-tolerant, and microaerophilic. The primary factor responsible for aerobic growth inhibition ...

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by aptitude
Sun Sep 11, 2011 6:57 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Colony staining and counting of bifidobacteria bb-12
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Sugar Allergy

... 58. Hoyos AB. Reduced incidence of necrotizing enterocolitis associated with enteral administration of Lactobacillus acidophilus and Bifidobacterium infantis to neonates in an intensive care unit. Int J Infect Dis 1999;3(4):197-202. 59. Goldin BR, Swenson L, Dwyer J, et al. Effect ...

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by DrDahlman
Sat Jan 12, 2008 4:20 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sugar Allergy
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Re: Honey

... baby's organism by producting bacteriocines that kill patogenic bacteria in baby's intestine. Many milk products have supplement-LAB cultures like Bifidobacterium bifidum or Lactobacillus acidophilus . :)

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by zami'87.
Wed Aug 03, 2005 10:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Honey
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