Method of culturing Akkermansia

C. Belzer (Inventor), W.M. de Vos (Inventor)

Research output: PatentOther research output


A method for cost-effectively and efficiently culturing Akkermansia muciniphilais described. High biomass yields can be obtained on chemically defined media. This allows for large scale production of A. muciniphila suitable for use in humans, such as for pharmaceutical or food applications. The A. muciniphila can be produced free of animal- derived products, thereby allowing a broad-range of applications.
Original languageEnglish
Patent numberWO2016177801
Priority date5/06/15
Publication statusPublished - 10 Nov 2016

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Method of culturing Akkermansia'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • Cite this