Table 1

Inhibition spectrum of salivaricin D

IndicatorInhibitionaMIC (nM)b
Bacillus subtilis BD630+1.3
Bacillus subtilis OG1+5.1
Clostridium bifermentans NCDO 1711+0.01
Clostridium butyricum NCDO 855A+6.4
Enterococcus faecalis V583
Lactobacillus curvatus 89+0.23
Lactobacillus curvatus NCDO 2739+7.2
Lactobacillus curvatus subsp. curvatus BCS35+0.45
Lactobacillus sake NCDO 2714+0.14
Lactococcus lactis NCDO 1403
Lactococcus lactis NCDO 497
Lactococcus lactis subsp. cremoris 393+72.1
Lactococcus lactis subsp. cremoris 730+18.1
Leuconostoc lactis NCDO 533+0.1
Leuconostoc NCDO 543+1.8
Listeria innocua BL86/26 B
Micrococcus luteus ATCC 4698+ND
Staphylococcus aureus 2002-60-8452
Streptococcus mitis NCTC 12261
Streptococcus oralis SK 153
Streptococcus pneumoniae D39+0.03
Streptococcus pneumoniae TIGR4+0.06
Streptococcus pneumoniae R6+12
Streptococcus pyogenes 08198+7.2
Streptococcus pyogenes NCTC 700294+ND
Streptococcus sanguis SK 36
Streptococcus suis+0.11
Streptococcus thermophilus+ND
Streptococcus thermophilus+ND
  • a +, inhibition; −, no inhibition.

  • b ND = not determined.