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Optimal thermotolerance of Bifidobacterium bifidum in gellan–alginate microparticles
The purpose of this research was to encapsulate Bifidobacterium bifidum using gellan, sodium alginate and prebiotics as coating materials, and to maximize the thermotolerance of the probiotics withExpand
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Optimization on response surface models for the optimal manufacturing conditions of dairy tofu
The purpose of this research was to create response surface models through regression on experimental data and to apply the Sequential Quadratic Programming (SQP) and Genetic Algorithms (GAs) on theExpand
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Optimal combination of the encapsulating materials for probiotic microcapsules and its experimental verification (R1)
Abstract The purpose of this research is to develop an optimal composition model for the encapsulating materials of probiotic microcapsules after one-week storage, with prebiotics and alginate as theExpand
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Identification and characterization of H10 enzymes isolated from Bacilluscereus H10 with keratinolytic and proteolytic activities
Two types of extracellular proteases with molecular mass of 50.0 and 44.8 kDa were found in H10 enzymes partially purified from Bacillus cereus H10. Further identification using liquidExpand
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Investigation of microorganisms involved in biosynthesis of the kefir grain.
The purpose of this study was to understand the significance of each microorganism in grain formation by evaluating their microbial aggregation and cell surface properties during co-aggregation ofExpand
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Structural Optimization of 3 MW Wind Turbine Blades Using a Two-Step Procedure
Modern large wind turbines, utilized to harness the kinetic energy of the wind, are rated at megawatts in output power. The design of large wind turbine blades must consider both their aerodynamicExpand
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Formulation of a Novel Antagonistic Bacterium Based Biopesticide for Fungal Disease Control Using Microencapsulation Techniques
Bacillus cereus strain C1L, screened from the rhizosphere of Lilium formosanum, prevents severe lily leaf blight. The purpose of this study was to formulate a new biopesticide by microencapsulatingExpand
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Optimal Support Locations for a Printed Circuit Board Loaded With Heavy Components
In the design of printed circuit boards (PCBs), it is preferable to increase their fundamental frequency so as to reduce the effects of the dynamic loading on them. The dynamic characteristics of aExpand
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The Antiinfective Effects of Velvet Antler of Formosan Sambar Deer (Cervus unicolor swinhoei) on Staphylococcus aureus-Infected Mice
We assayed the effects of velvet antler (VA) of Formosan sambar deer (Cervus unicolor swinhoei) and its extracts on the anti-infective activity against pathogenic Staphylococcus aureus in vitro andExpand
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Immunomodulatory properties of the milk whey products obtained by enzymatic and microbial hydrolysis
Summary The objective of this study was to investigate the in vitro immunomodulatory effect of milk whey through enzymatic hydrolysis, microbial fermentation and two-stage hydrolytic reactionsExpand
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