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Table 2 Antimicrobial activity of the CS and enterocin 12a against various indicator bacterial strains

From: Anticancer and antimicrobial potential of enterocin 12a from Enterococcus faecium

Indicator bacteria Zone of inhibition (mm)
CS Enterocin 12a
S. enterica MTCC 733 16±0.1 15±0.1
Esc. coli MTCC 119 13±0.2 13±0.2
Sh. flexneri MTCC 1457 15±0.2 15±0.2
List. monocytogenes MTCC 657 14±0.3 13±0.3
V. cholerae MTCC3906 13±0.3 12±0.3
M. smegmatis MTCC6 14±0.2 -*
St. pyogenes MTCC 1927
Staph. aureus MTCC 96
Pseudomonas aeruginosa MTCC 741
Lactobacillus plantarum L12
L. plantarum L14   
L. paracasei L32
L. pentosus S45
L. fermentum L13
L. fermentum L18
L. casei S49
  1. *-No zone of inhibition observed