Staphylococcus aureus growth boundaries: moving towards mechanistic predictive models based on solute-specific effects.

@article{Stewart2002StaphylococcusAG,
  title={Staphylococcus aureus growth boundaries: moving towards mechanistic predictive models based on solute-specific effects.},
  author={Cynthia M Stewart and Martin B Cole and J David Legan and Louise Slade and Mark H Vandeven and Donald W Schaffner},
  journal={Applied and environmental microbiology},
  year={2002},
  volume={68 4},
  pages={1864-71}
}
The formulation of shelf-stable intermediate-moisture products is a critical food safety issue. Therefore, knowing the precise boundary for the growth-no-growth interface of Staphylococcus aureus is necessary for food safety risk assessment. This study was designed to examine the effects of various humectants and to produce growth boundary models as tools for risk assessment. The molecular mobility and the effects of various physical properties of humectants, such as their glass transition… CONTINUE READING
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