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Lactobacillus plantarum B44


Species Lactobacillus plantarum 
Isolated by Francesca Russi 
Identified by Paolo Marfisi 
Accession Number CRA-OLI B44 
Year 25/03/1999 
State Italy 
Region (regione) Abruzzo 
District (provincia) Pescara 
Location Città S. Angelo 
Isolated from Olive brine (Olea europaea cv. L. S. Caterina) 
Place of maintenance Centro di Ricerca per l'olivicoltura e l'industria olearia
Mainteinance Method
Mainteinance Method
frozen (-80 °C) 
Growing method/medium MRS broth 
N° of replicate maintained
Technological properties
Tolerance to NaCl (%)
Production of D/L lactate 10.78 
beta-glucosidase activity 2/5 
pH range 4.2 - 9.6 
esterase activity
Growth temperature range (°C) 15° - 45° 
IOC preservatives tolerance Sorbic ac. (+); Benzoic ac. (+) 
IOC antioxidant tolerance
Supply Dried