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- Amel, Ait Meddour, et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Folia microbiologica 2015 v.60 no.4 pp. 357-363
- Enterococcus durans; Escherichia coli; Listeria innocua; Pseudomonas aeruginosa; Staphylococcus aureus; adhesion; bacteria; bacteriocins; biofilm; coculture; culture media; food handling; food pathogens; milking machines; polystyrenes; stainless steel
- ... It is demonstrated that numerous bacteria are able to attach to surfaces of equipment used for food handling or processing. In this study, a strain of Enterococcus durans, originally isolated from a milking machine surface, was firstly studied for its biofilm formation potential on plastic and stainless steel supports. The strain was found to be a biofilm producer either at 25, 30 or 37 °C on poly ...