Table 4.

Microbial species identification after sequencing of the variable V6-V8 region of the 16S rRNA gene purified from PCR-DGGE profiles of bulk cells from MRS agar plates

Storage condition(s)Sampling time(s) (day)Closest match
SpeciesIdentity (%)GenBank accession no.
A, MAP, V, AV7, 14, 21, 30, 35, 45Leuconostoc pseudomesenteroides99GU130195
A, V14, 21Leuconostoc spp.98DQ405254
A7Carnobacterium divergens99HQ259724
MAP14, 21, 30Weissella spp.99DQ405251