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6365152 Scours treatment and method of making same  
A new and improved formulation and method for making same, for a treatment for scours in farm animals is provided. More particularly, the present invention relates to a treatment which enables...
6348346 Method of inhibiting binding activity of immunoglobulins  
A method for inhibiting culture agglutination in a fermentation medium including immunoglobulins includes the step of treating a source of immunoglobulins with an enzyme, such as papain, ficin,...
6342366 Lactobacilli strains having inhibitory and/or microbicidal activity against pathogenic microorganisms and a method for inducing and keeping said activity in lactobacilli cultures  
A method for the treatment of lactobacilli cultures is disclosed, characterized in that said cultures are added with an aliquot of culture supernatant of pathogenic microorganisms, or with the...
6340585 Synthetic medium for cultivating Lactobacillus and Bifidobacteria  
The present invention relates to a novel defined medium suitable to cultivate lactic acid bacteria, such as Lactobaccilus or Bifidobacteria. In particular the present invention pertains to the use...
6333188 Lactic acid bacteria preparation having biopurification activity  
Although the inventors previously found that the novel species designated Lactobacillus clearans was highly effective for health purposes, they noted in particular that this species lacked...
6306391 Preparation of an oral pharmaceutical formulation containing an anti-infective agent and a microorganism  
A process of making a stable fixed dose oral pharmaceutical formulation is provided. The formulation contains at least one anti-infective agent and at least one microorganism. The process involves...
6297042 Cheese making with bacteriophage resistant bacteria  
A method is provided for reducing or preventing bacteriophage attack on bacteria used in a cheese making process. The method includes (a) treating a blocker peptide precursor with a protease...
6284518 Synthetic media for the production of malolactic starter cultures  
This invention relates to the production of Leuconostoc oenos or Lactobacillus spp., preferably Lactobacillus plantarum, Lactobacillus hilgardii, Lactobacillus brevis or Lactobacillus casei...
6284243 Physiologically functional food having brain function-improving, learning ability-enhancing, and memory-enhancing functions  
A physiologically functional food having brain function-improving, learning ability-enhancing and memory-enhancing functions, which comprises as an active ingredient a lactic acid bacterium...
6258587 Recombinant, sequence-modified L. johnsonii bacteria which produce only L(+)-lactate  
Recombinant strains of L. johnsonii which have capacities of surviving passage through the intestine, adhering to human intestinal cells and increasing phagocytosis of macrophages and which have a...
6254886 Multilayer tablet  
The invention relates to multilayer tablets which are constructed of two, three or more layers, one layer containing probiotic microorganisms, while the other layers contain foodstuff ingredients...
6242226 Products containing a dextran composition obtained from culturing Leuconostoc mesenteroidesssp. cremoris  
A food or cosmetic composition containing a dextran composition synthesized by a dextran sucrase enzyme produced by a strain of Leuconostoc mesenteroides ssp. crenzoris. The food or cosmetic...
6242194 Acid-inducible promoters for gene expression  
An isolated polynucleotide encoding an acid-inducible, or acid-responsive, promoter element includes the F1 F0 -ATPase promoter of Lactobacillus acidophilus DNA that hybridizes thereto and encodes...
6228358 Method of producing fermented milk containing manganese and tea  
The antioxidation food product of the present invention is produced by fermenting a food product containing bacteria having catalase activity, such as Lactobacillus plantarum, in the presence of a...
6225104 Strains of bacteria and pharmaceutical composition containing one or more of such strains and use of same for preventing and treating diseases associated with or caused by altered metabolism of bile acids  
Strains of bacteria characterized by exhibiting: (a) a 7α-dehydroxylase activity of less than 50%, and (b) a bile acid deconjugation activity of less than 50%, and descendants, mutants and...
6221847 Composition and method for treating bacterial infection  
A method and composition for preventing and treating infection from clinically relevant bacterial isolates is disclosed. The composition contains an anti-bacterial agent that inhibits the growth...
6221381 Enhancing milk production by adding to feed a nonionic surfactant coated on a carrier  
Methods and compositions are provided for enhancing feed utilization efficiency in a ruminant animal by adding to the feed a sufficient amount of a nonionic surfactant to enhance the utilization...
6214336 Use of lactobacillus for reduction of the fibrinogen level in blood  
The invention refers to the use of a strain of Lactobacillus for the manufacture of a medicament for reduction of the fibrinogen level, and optionally cholesterol level, in blood. Said medicament...
6207411 Bacteriocins  
The present invention relates to a novel anti-microbial agent, more particularly, a novel bacteriocin with nisin-like properties. The bacteriocin is designated lacticin 3147 and has the following...
6174550 Antifreeze polypeptide-expressing microorganisms useful in fermentation and frozen storage of foods  
Methods and compositions for preparation of frozen fermented food products using antifreeze polypeptide-expressing microorganisms are provided. In particular the invention provides for use of fish...
6159465 Epithelial adhesive lactobacilli  
The invention refers to the use of Lactobacillus plantarum 299v having a mannose-specific adhesin for the preparation of a pharmaceutical composition inhibiting the binding of pathogenic bacteria...
6159724 Process for preparing culture mediums for culturing yeasts and lactic acid bacteria  
A culture medium which is completely free of chemical additives and which can be used for the individual culture of yeast and of lactic acid bacteria or for the coculture of yeasts and lactic acid...
6159738 Method for construction of bacterial strains with increased succinic acid production  
A fermentation process for producing succinic acid is provided comprising selecting a bacterial strain that does not produce succinic acid in high yield, disrupting the normal regulation of sugar...
6156353 Strains of lactobacillus helveticus for forming exclusively L(+) lactic acid in milk  
Strains of L. helveticus which form exclusively L(+) lactic acid in milk, particularly deposited strains CNCM I-1154, CNCM I-1155 and CNCM I-1156. The strains are employed to prepare an acidified...
6132710 Preventing/treating neonatal NEC by administering lactobacillus salivarius and lactobacillus plantarum or a combination thereof  
Gastrointestinal tissue injury and infections are treated by orally administering Lactobacilli strains. The Lactobacilli strains prevent neonatal necrotizing enterocolitis tissue injury and...
6103227 Lactobacillus reuteri to inhibit cryptosporidiosis in mammals  
Cryptosporidium parvum (the cause of cryptosporidiosis) has become one of the most common enteropathogens causing diarrhea worldwide. Symptoms associated with cryptosporidiosis are very...
6093394 Vaginal lactobacillus medicant  
Disclosed are novel isolated strains of bacteria of the genus Lactobacillus which are useful in a vaginal medicant. Also disclosed are medicants containing such Lactobacilli, a novel preservation...
6063410 Method and compositions for improved flavor and aroma in fermented meat  
Malty flavor producing cultures are used in meat fermentations to produce flavor, particularly 3-methyl-butanal, are described. Mixed cultures used for producing the fermented meats, including...
6060304 Method of producing conjugated fatty acids  
A method for producing a cis-9, trans-11 fatty acid from a fatty acid containing double bonds in the cis-configuration at positions 9 and 12, includes the step of combining a Lactobacillus...
6051552 Lactobacillus therapies  
The present invention is directed towards isolated lactobacillus biosurfactants and the process for producing same. The present invention is also directed to methods for preventing urogenital...
6036952 Lactic acid bacteria inhibiting the formation of dental plaque in the mouth  
Enterococcus spp. 1357, Lactobacillus acidophilus V20 and Lactococcus lactis 1370, lactic acid bacterial strains having a potent and lasting inhibitory activity against the formation of glucan and...
6025187 Combinations of bacillus and lactobacillus species for producing protein from waste  
Bacterial complexes are provided which may be used in the digestion and decomposition of residues of biological origin in the form of biomass, and the transformation of these residues into...
6008027 Enteric polymer coated capsule containing dried bacterial culture for supplying lactase  
A lactase-containing preparation is prepared for use by mammals having a lactase deficiency. A dried bacterial culture containing lactase is mixed with a desiccant such as silicon oxide to...
6004551 Lactobacillus and skim milk pharmaceutical compositions  
This invention relates to lactobacillus, skim milk, lactobacillus growth factor (LGF) and lactobacillus compositions and methods of employing said composition for preventing urogenital infections....
6004800 Leuconostoc strains for biosynthesis of dextran  
Strains of Leuconostoc mesenteroides ssp. cremoris which provide, upon culturing, dextran, and the strains include deposited strains CNCM I-1692 and CNCM I-1693.
5994118 DNA encoding phage resistance protein  
A novel protein (Abi900, 183 amino acids) and its gene were isolated from a 11-kb natural plasmid (pSRQ900) of Lactococcus lactis. When pSRQ900 is introduced into dairy starter cultures, the...
5981473 Composition and method for treating acne  
A method and composition for preventing and treating acne is disclosed. The composition contains an anti-bacterial agent that inhibits the growth of the cutaneous bacteria that are believed to...
5965414 Process for producing yeast and mold inhibiting products with lactobacillus  
A method for producing a novel yeast and mold inhibiting products (FIC) from a Lactobacillus, particularly a Lactobacillus casei having the yeast and mold producing characteristics of...
5955602 Branched lactose containing polysacharides and compositions containing them  
The present invention concerns a new branched natural soluble polysaccharide comprising a main chain having repeating side chains which are only made of lactose units, possibly substituted.The...
5945333 Biological poultry litter treatment composition and its use  
The present invention is a biological waste treatment product that utilizes the activity of scientifically selected bacteria to control the decomposition of poultry litter thereby improving litter...
5939309 Bifidobacterium bifidum proliferation promoting composition containing xylooligosaccharide  
A Bifidobacterium bifidum proliferation promoting composition comprising a xylooligosaccharide which contains xylobiose as its principal component is disclosed. The xylooligosaccharide is obtained...
5939317 Use of a Sec-dependent secretion system for secreting proteins that are usually secreted by a Sec-independent secretion system, bacteria containing it and their use  
The invention relates to the use of a Sec-dependent secretion system for secreting proteins normally secreted by a Sec-independent secretion system.
5905033 Process for obtaining a microbial culture medium from the entrails of fish, shellfish or cephalopods and culturing microorganisms using same  
A method of preparing a culture medium, including the steps of milling entrails of an aquatic product selected from fishes, shells and cephalopods; diluting the milled product with water; and...
5895758 Strain of lactobacillus Plantarum  
The invention relates to a biologically pure strain of L. plantarum, L. plantarum, OM. The L. plantarum, OM strain has proteolytic, anti-viral, anti-retroviral, anti-bacterial, anti-microbial, and...
5876922 Papillomavirus probe and a process for in vitro diagnosis of papillomavirus infections  
The invention concerns human papillomavirus (HPV) DNA and more particularly the probes derived from these papillomaviruses, as well as the methods of detecting HPV using these probes. These human...
5874079 Method for killing gram positive bacteria with isolated type II phospholipase A2  
Disclosed herein are methods for killing Gram-positive bacterial infections in animals comprising exposing the bacteria to Gram-positive bactericidal-effective amounts of Type II phospholipase A2....
5869301 Method for the production of dicarboxylic acids  
The present invention is an economical fermentation method for the production of carboxylic acids comprising the steps of a) inoculating a medium having a carbon source with a carboxylic...
5866385 Lactic acid bacterial suppressor mutants and their use as selective markers and as means of containment in lactic acid bacteria  
Methods of isolating nonsense suppressor-encoding lactic acid bacteria, cultures and compositions of lactic acid bacteria and plasmids comprising a gene coding for a nonsense suppressor, and a...
5858356 Lactobacillus acidophilus to inhibit cryptosporidiosis in mammals  
Cryptosporidium parvum (the cause of cryptosporidiosis) has become one of the most common enteropathogens causing diarrhea worldwide. Symptoms associated with cryptosporidiosis are very...
5837238 Treatment of diarrhea  
A therapeutic method of treating diarrhea of a patient, such as that caused by rotavirus in which a liquid suspension of one or more strains of Lactobacillus reuteni is administered to the...