Screening and selection of novel animal probiotics isolated from bovine chyme

  title={Screening and selection of novel animal probiotics isolated from bovine chyme},
  author={Alper Devrim Ozkan and Diren Han and Ozgun C. O. Umu and Pinar Angun and Berna Senturk and Oncay Yasa and Turgay Tekinay},
  journal={Annals of Microbiology},
Probiotics, gut-colonizing microorganisms capable of conferring a number of health benefits to their hosts, are highly desirable as animal feed supplements. Members of the Gram-positive genus Bacillus are often utilized as probiotics, since endospores formed by those bacteria render them highly resistant to environmental extremes and therefore capable of surviving gastrointestinal tract conditions. In this study, 84 distinct bacterial colonies were obtained from bovine chyme and 29 isolates… CONTINUE READING


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