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Table 2 Inhibitory spectra of purified mutacins F-59

From: Production, purification, sequencing and activity spectra of mutacins D-123.1 and F-59.1

Indicator bacteria Activity of mutacin (AU/mL)
  D-123.1 F-59.1
Bacillus cereus ATCC 2 n.t.a 400
Bacillus subtilis ATCC 6051 n.t. 400
Enterococcus faecium ATCC 19434 0 1600
Enterococcus faecalis ATCC 27235 400 200
Enterococcus hirae ATCC 8043 200 200
Lactobacillus salivarius SMQ 876 n.t. 0
Lactococcus lactis ATCC 11454 400 400
Listeria monocytogenes ATCC 15313 400 200b
L. monocytogenes ATCC 700301 ScottA 200 200b
L. monocytogenes ATCC 700302 ScottA 200 200b
L. monocytogenes FRDC 1039 400 200b
L. monocytogenes FRDC 88571 400 200b
Listeria murrayi ATCC 25420 200 200b
L. murrayi HPB 30 400 200b
Listeria ivanovii HPB 28 400 200
Listeria grayi ATCC 19120 800 200
Micrococcus luteus ATCC 272 11600 3200
Pediococcus acidilactici UL5 400 800
Staphylococcus aureus ATCC 6538 n.t. 0
S. aureus ATCC 25923 0 0
S. aureus ATCC 43300 200 0
S. aureus R621 200 0
Staphylococcus carnosus 1600 800
Streptococcus mutans 59.1 n.t. 200b
S. mutans 123.1 200d n.t.
Streptococcus sobrinus ATCC 27352 200 800
Streptococcus salivarius ATCC 25923 800 800
Streptococcus pyogenes ATCC 10389 200 0
Streptococcus suis serotype 2 400 0
  1. ATCC (Manassas, VA, USA); HPB (Health Canada, Ottawa, ON, Canada); FRDC (Agriculture and Agrifood Canada, Sainte-Hyacinthe, QC, Canada).
  2. aNot tested.
  3. bHazy inhibition zone was observed.