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  • Thomas Eugene Cloete, Mapitsi Silvester Thantsha, Moabi R Maluleke, Richard L. Kirkpatrick
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Journal of applied microbiology
  • 2009 (First Publication: 1 August 2009)
  • AIMS To expose bacteria to anolyte and subsequently investigate the effect of anolyte on the protein profiles of treated bacteria. METHODS AND RESULTS Proteins were extracted from bacteria treatedExpand
  • Goitsemang Makete, Olayinka Ayobami Aiyegoro, Mapitsi Silvester Thantsha
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Probiotics and Antimicrobial Proteins
  • 2016 (First Publication: 1 September 2017)
  • This study aimed to evaluate lactic acid bacteria isolates from Saanen goats’ milk for probiotic attributes, thereby determining their potential as direct-fed microbials for goats. Isolates wereExpand
  • Jemma Booyens, Mapitsi Silvester Thantsha
  • Biology, Medicine
  • BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine
  • 2014 (First Publication: 6 August 2014)
  • BackgroundIt is generally reported that garlic (Allium sativum) harms pathogenic but not beneficial bacteria. Although numerous studies supporting the alleged garlic effects on pathogens areExpand
  • Mapitsi Silvester Thantsha, Thomas Eugene Cloete, Francis Sean Moolman, Philip W. Labuschagne
  • Biology, Medicine
  • International journal of food microbiology
  • 2009 (First Publication: 31 January 2009)
  • Gastric acidity is the main factor affecting viability of probiotics in the gastrointestinal tract (GIT). This study investigated the survival in simulated gastrointestinal fluids of BifidobacteriumExpand
  • Maryam Bello-Akinosho, Rosina Makofane, Rasheed Adegbola Adeleke, Mapitsi Silvester Thantsha, Michael Pillay, George J. Chirima
  • Biology, Medicine
  • BioMed research international
  • 2016 (First Publication: 28 September 2016)
  • Restoration of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon- (PAH-) polluted sites is presently a major challenge in agroforestry. Consequently, microorganisms with PAH-degradation ability and soil fertilityExpand
  • Moloko G Mathipa, Mapitsi Silvester Thantsha
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Gut Pathogens
  • 2017 (First Publication: 8 May 2017)
  • There is a growing concern about the increase in human morbidity and mortality caused by foodborne pathogens. Antibiotics were and still are used as the first line of defense against these pathogens,Expand
  • Uraisha Ramlucken, Santosh O Ramchuran, Ghaneshree Moonsamy, Rajesh Lalloo, Mapitsi Silvester Thantsha, Christine Jansen van Rensburg
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Poultry science
  • 2019 (First Publication: 19 August 2019)
  • There is a necessity for the implementation of in-feed probiotics in the poultry production industry, following strict regulations around the use of antibiotic growth promoters (AGP). Bacillus spp.Expand
  • C. I. Mamvura, Francis Sean Moolman, Lonji Kalombo, Alan N. Hall, Mapitsi Silvester Thantsha
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Probiotics and antimicrobial proteins
  • 2011 (First Publication: 26 May 2011)
  • The method of producing poly-(vinylpyrrolidone)-poly-(vinylacetate-co-crotonic acid) (PVP:PVAc-CA) interpolymer complex matrix microparticles in supercritical carbon dioxide (scCO2), encapsulatingExpand