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Identification of a Growth Stimulant for Lactobacillus Sanfrancisco

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Identification of a Growth Stimulant for Lactobacillus Sanfrancisco

R W Berg et al. Appl Environ Microbiol.

Abstract

A compound required for the luxuriant growth of Lactobacillus sanfrancisco in laboratory media was isolated from a freshly prepared yeast extract, purified, and characterized. The stimulant was identified as a small peptide with a molecular weight of approximately 1,065, containing aspartic acid, cysteine, glutamic acid, glycine, and lysine.

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