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Figure 2: Viability of Pediococcus pentosaceus SB83 in preparations with (a) retarding polymer and (b) without retarding polymer during storage. The viability was examined in freeze-dried powder (), freeze-dried powder with excipients (■), and tablets (▲) at room temperature (black lines) and at 4°C (grey lines). All points are means ± standard deviations.