International Journal of Microbiology / 2014 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Simultaneous Production of Biosurfactants and Bacteriocins by Probiotic Lactobacillus casei MRTL3

Table 1

Testing of MRTL3 for biosurfactant production by various methods.

Strain(s)Surface tensionEmulsification indexHemolysis
CFS*PBS extract**KeroseneDiesel

MRTL3 ++

Surface tension of MRS is 53.0 mN/m; **surface tension of PBS is 72.4 mN/m.

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