Megasphaera elsdenii is the most important lactic acid utilizing microorganism in the rumen of beef and dairy cattle adapted to high-concentrate diets.
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Read about the effect of common antimicrobial agents on the growth and metabolism of Megasphaera elsdenii NCIMB 41125, a lactate utilising probiotic for ruminants.
Capability of Megasphaera elsdenii strain NCIMB 41125 and other probiotics to prevent accumulation of lactic acid in a rumen model.
Ruminal parameters of cattle drenched with a placebo or live cultures of Megasphaera elsdenii