Probiotics Antimicrob Proteins 2021 Feb 1. Epub 2021 Feb 1.
Praj-Matrix - R&D Centre (Division of Praj Industries Limited) 402/403/1098, Urawade, Pirangut, Mulshi, Pune, 412115, Maharashtra, India.
Members of the genus Malassezia are known to be opportunistic pathogens responsible for causing skin disorders such as seborrheic dermatitis or dandruff, pityriasis versicolor, folliculitis, atopic dermatitis, and psoriasis. Due to the side effects caused by prolonged use of current topical antifungal agents, development of an alternative treatment is necessary. Fermentative production of antimicrobial metabolites from Bacillus amyloliquefaciens MTCC 10456 was carried out, and their antagonistic activity against Malassezia furfur and Malassezia globosa was evaluated. Read More