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HOME > Restriction Enzymes> Sources > Bifidobacterium breve
Bifidobacterium breve

BioHazard Level:

Growth Temperature:

Appropriate growth media:
Corynebacterium agar

Genomic sources for restriction enzymes (at this website):

Gram Stain:
Bifidobacterium breve is Gram stain positive

Bifidobacterium breve is anaerobic

Bifidobacterium breve is non-motile

Taxonomic lineage:
Bacteria; Actinobacteria; Actinobacteria (class); Actinobacteridae; Bifidobacteriales; Bifidobacteriaceae; Bifidobacterium

Industrial uses or economic implications:
Bifidobacteria including Bifidobacterium breve have been used as probiotics.

Newborns, especially those that are breast-fed, are colonized with bifidobacteria directly after birth. Bifidobacteria were first isolated from the feces of breast-fed infants.

Human health and disease:
Bifidobacteria are normal flora of the human and animal colon.
Disclaimer: This information is presented as is. While every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of this information, please check current reference material prior to growth or handling of microorganisms.

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