Cultures and Probiotics
Ohly's X-SEED® yeast-based bionutrients provide the right mix of nutrients to grow microbes quickly, yielding high viable cell counts with excellent culture stability and activity.
Starter culture and probiotics manufacturers grow a wide variety of microbial species which belong to the lactic acid bacteria group: Bifidobacteria, Saccharomyces, Bacillus, Streptococcus etc. These manufacturers supply diverse industries including dairy, human health, animal feed, plant health, wine and vinegar. Our X-SEED® products provide key nutritional components like free amino acids, nucleotides, peptides, vitamins and minerals in a composition balanced for optimal growth, stability and activity of microbes in the starter culture and probiotics sector.
Classical yeast extract made by autolysis, resulting in a high free amino acids content along with vitamins, minerals and other trace elements.
X-SEED® Nucleo Advanced
Naturally enriched yeast extract, an excellent source of free ribonucleotides and easily available peptides.
Yeast peptone supplying increased amounts of small peptides, B-vitamins and naturally bound minerals.
Read our white papers with various application examples for increased performance.
Design of Experiments as a tool to boost the growth of lactic acid bacteria with yeast extract combinations
Insights into the use of different peptide size fractions by Bifidobacteria
Impact of yeast extracts and peptones on S. thermophilus
Free nucleotides as important growth factors for L. bulgaricus
Influence of growth media composition on cell stability during freeze drying
X-SEED® for increasing bacterial spore production
X-SEED® for Acetic Acid Bacteria
Not sure which product you need?
We are always happy to give guidance on which combinations of bionutrients to test in different conditions.