Lactobacillus bulgaricus

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Name:                  Lactobacillus bulgaricus (bacterium)

Habitat:               milk, yogurt

Appearance:        gram-positive rods

Way of life:          lactic acid fermentation

Characteristic:   produces yoghurt: yoghurt helps with diarrhoea, can positively influence our cholesterol level and it can even have an anti-tumor effect. Here the number of bacteria is decisive - the more bacteria, the healthier the yoghurt.