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Table 5 Functional properties of selected LAB strains

From: Aggrandizement of fermented cucumber through the action of autochthonous probiotic cum starter strains of Lactiplantibacillus plantarum and Pediococcus pentosaceus

Strain code Antioxidant activity Cholesterol assimilation (%) Nitrite degradation (%) Proteolytic activity (mmol/L) EPS (mg/L) Coaggregation (%)
Hydroxyl radical (%) Superoxide anions (%) S. a S. p E. c B. c P. a
NPL 1258 84 ± 0.22 64.65 ± 0.17 44 ± 0.12 75 ±0.01 1.89 ± 0.11 85.5 ± 0.01 77 ± 0.11 85 ± 0.05 66 ± 0.02 52 ± 0.01 52 ± 0.01
NPL 1259 48 ± 0.12 85.5 ± 0.22 38 ± 0.02 59 ± 0.12 1.73 ± 0.0 74.9 ± 0.12 31 ± 0.03 43 ± 0.08 87 ± 0.04 41 ± 0.03 41 ± 0.03
NPL 1264 73 ± 0.14 64.9 ± 0.32 33 ± 0.11 69 ± 0.05 0.76 ± 0.0 92.1 ± 0.15 97 ± 0.06 66 ± 0.13 53 ± 0.04 63 ± 0.04 63 ± 0.04
NPL 1277 52 ± 0.31 46.15 ± 0.45 22 ± 0.21 36 ± 0.03 1.61 ± 0.16 86.8 ± 0.17 34 ± 0.13 82 ± 0.16 62 ± 0.03 47 ± 0.5 47 ± 0.5
NPL 1279 60 ± 0.11 76.85 ± 0.27 12 ± 0.12 55 ± 0.17 1.38 ± 0.09 88.6 ± 0.21 74 ± 0.16 44 ± 0.04 36 ± 0.11 54 ± 0.11 54 ± 0.11
NPL 1280 56 ± 0.16 68.65 ± 0.22 29 ± 0.05 65 ± 0.02 1.41 ± 0.05 76.1 ± 0.33 87 ± 0.25 76 ± 0.02 55 ± 0.03 48 ± 0.21 48 ± 0.21
NPL 1284 74 ± 0.15 76.31 ± 0.13 31 ± 0.02 56 ± 0.14 1.60 ± 0.02 85.2 ± 0.12 29 ± 0.15 22 ± 0.05 48 ± 0.02 63 ± 0.04 63 ± 0.04
NPL 1286 66 ± 0.06 84.18 ± 0.17 23 ± 0.16 18 ± 0.11 1.67 ± 0.11 71.9 ± 0.11 43 ± 0.01 52 ± 0.11 58 ± 0.01 33 ± 0.04 33 ± 0.04
NPL 1291 53 ± 0.11 64.98 ± 0.19 19 ± 0.41 58 ± 0.04 0.55 ± 0.02 88.91 ± 0.02 63 ± 0.00 73 ± 0.05 61 ± 0.01 16 ± 0.2 16 ± 0.2
NPL 1306 38 ± 0.09 44.34 ± 0.32 20 ± 0.01 34 ± 0.01 1.52 ± 0.03 91 ± 0.04 75.3 ± 0.02 58 ± 0.21 49 ± 0.12 82 ± 0.01 64 ± 0.01
ATCC 8014 44 ± 0.03 62.34 ± 0.02 25 ± 0.04 56 ± 0.02 0.92 ± 0.01 83 ± 0.01 66.78 ±0.2 67 ± 0.11 56 ± 0.11 71 ± 0.01 39 ± 0.02
  1. S. p, Streptococcus pyogenes ATCC 19615; S. a, Staphylococcus aureus ATCC 25923, E. c, Escherichia coli ATCC 25922, B. c Bacillus cereus ATCC 11778. P. a Pseudomonas aeruginosa ATCC 15442. Results are means of three independent experiments with three repetitions ± SD (n = 3).