TABLE 3.

Fructan degradation during the growth of Bifidobacterium longum BB536 on oligofructose as 1.5% (wt/vol) RaftiloseP95

ComponentaConcn (g liter−1) at time (h)
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F0.900.900.710.100.230.240.250.00
G0.300.200.000.000.000.000.000.00
GF0.100.100.100.100.000.000.120.00
F20.600.600.510.100.120.120.120.00
GF20.100.100.100.000.000.120.000.00
F33.703.813.340.520.230.240.000.00
GF30.300.400.400.310.460.360.120.00
F43.804.013.943.462.551.300.370.00
GF40.800.900.910.840.810.120.120.00
F51.501.601.621.471.390.830.120.00
GF50.700.700.710.630.580.470.120.00
F61.101.101.111.050.930.590.120.00
GF60.400.400.400.310.350.240.000.00
F70.400.400.400.420.350.240.000.00
  • a F, fructose; G, glucose.