BLIS Production in the Genus Streptococcus
Streptococci have been found to comprise a substantial proportion of the indigenous microbiota and of the bacterial pathogens of humans and other animals.For 21 years now, the principal research focus of my laboratory has been the investigation of the production by streptococci of bacteriocin-like inhibitory substances (BLIS) (Tagg, Dajani & Wannamaker, 1976).
KeywordsTest Strain Mutans Streptococcus Indicator Strain Streptococcal Species Haemolytic Streptococcus
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