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BioMed Research International
Volume 2014, Article ID 787989, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/787989
Research Article

Optimization of Milk-Based Medium for Efficient Cultivation of Bifidobacterium pseudocatenulatum G4 Using Face-Centered Central Composite-Response Surface Methodology

1Department of Biomolecular Sciences, Faculty of Applied Sciences, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Sec. 2, 40150 Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
2Halal Products Research Institute, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Putra Infoport, 43400 Serdang, Selangor, 40150 Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
3Faculty of Biotechnology and Biomolecular Sciences, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 13 Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia
4Institute of Tropical Forestry and Forest Products, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 15 Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia
5Faculty of Food Science and Technology, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia
6The School of Environmental Engineering, Universiti Malaysia Perlis, Kompleks Pengajian Jejawi 3, 02600 Arau, Perlis, Malaysia

Received 25 July 2013; Accepted 13 November 2013; Published 12 January 2014

Academic Editor: Filippo Canducci

Copyright © 2014 Khalilah Abdul Khalil et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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