Bacillus subtilis

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Noun1.Bacillus subtilis - a species of bacillus found in soil and decomposing organic matterBacillus subtilis - a species of bacillus found in soil and decomposing organic matter; some strains produce antibiotics
B, bacillus - aerobic rod-shaped spore-producing bacterium; often occurring in chainlike formations; found primarily in soil
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Maximum zone of inhibition was observed for methanol leaf extract against B.
Findings of this clinical study were recently published in the peer-reviewed Immunity & Ageing journal and showed that consumption of a daily dose (20 mg/day) of LifeinU B.
Chicken feather was also previously revealed to be an efficient substrate for keratinase production by B.
elegans lifespan increased by nearly 15 percent, to about two weeks, when researchers fed the worms nitric oxide-producing B.
Dried skim milk decreased the extent of inactivation of B.