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Table 1 Activity spectrum of bacillocin 490

From: Purification and partial characterization of bacillocin 490, a novel bacteriocin produced by a thermophilic strain of Bacillus licheniformi s

Microorganism Sensitivity*
Pseudomonas aeruginosa ATCC 15442 -
Bacillus licheniformis 5 A2 +
Escherichia coli ATCC 13762 -
Listeria innocua our isolates +
Staphylococcus aureus ATCC 6538 -
Streptococcus faecalis our isolates -
Salmonella non tiphi our isolates -
Proteus mirabilis our isolates -
Staphylococcus epidermidis our isolates +
Bacillus anthracis 7700 +++
Bacillus subtilis AZ56 ++
Bacillus cereus 6A2 +
Bacillus stearothermophilus 9A19 +++
Bacillus smithii PRO/S +++
Bacillus thuringensis -
Streptococcus thermophilus ST11 -
  1. * Results were identical with plates incubated both in the presence and in the absence of oxygen. See Materials and Methods for other experimental details. (-), not inhibited; (+), (++), (+++): low, high, very high inhibition, respectively.