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probiotics
Subject Category
S Biological Sciences
Definition
Live, nonpathogenic, nontoxic microbial organisms which, when administered in adequate amounts, confer a health benefit on the host.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/4066.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/4066
Broader Term
beneficial microorganisms
Related Term
additives
anti-infective properties
antimicrobial properties
Bifidobacterium
dietary supplements
food microbiology
lactic acid bacteria
Spanish
probióticos
Term Number
4066