This study shows that growth under respiration conditions has a negative impact on the survival of stationary-phase cultures of Lactobacillus plantarum WCFS1 at low pHs and that viability loss at critical values is associated with the formation of radicals and loss of membrane integrity.
- oxidative stress
Watanabe, M., van der Veen, S., & Abee, T. (2012). Impact of respiration on resistance of Lactobacillus plantarum WCFS1 to acid stress. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 78(11), 4062-4064. https://doi.org/10.1128/AEM.00287-12