Table 3

Source of isolation and environmental niche of the selected LAB

Species

Isolated From

Environmental Niche


Lb. helveticus DPC4571

Cheese

Dairy

Lb. acidophilus NCFM

Infant faeces

Gut

Lb. johnsonii NCC533

Human faeces

Gut

Lb. sakei 23 K

Meat

Multi-niche

Lb. salivarius UCC118

Terminal ileum of human

Gut

Lb. delbrueckii subsp.bulgaricus ATCC11842

Yoghurt

Dairy

Lb. plantarum WCFS1

Human saliva

Multi-niche

S. thermophilus LMG18311

Yoghurt

Dairy

Lb. reuteri F275 JCM 1112

Adult Intestine

Gut

Lb. brevis ATCC3567

Silage

Multi-niche

Lb. gasseri ATCC 33323

Human Gut

Gut


O'Sullivan et al. BMC Microbiology 2009 9:50   doi:10.1186/1471-2180-9-50

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