BioMed Research International / 2015 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Impact of Moderate Heat, Carvacrol, and Thymol Treatments on the Viability, Injury, and Stress Response of Listeria monocytogenes

Table 1

values (min) of Listeria monocytogenes CECT 4031 () obtained in TSBYE at 55°C and/or in presence of 0.3 mM thymol and/or 0.3 mM carvacrol and recovered in TSAYE or TSAYE-SC.

Recovery in TSAYERecovery in TSAYE-SC
value (min)RMSE value (min)RMSE

Thymol + carvacrol8.740.3340.8783.760.3930.907
55°C + thymol0.250.2760.9930.160.4470.988
55°C + carvacrol0.250.3190.9900.140.4190.989
55°C + thymol + carvacrol0.180.3320.9920.100.8130.966