Manufacture of SCDA Average population (n=3), CFU/carrier
+0.5% glucose Exposure time (min)
3 5
D 1.96×104 2.95×103
B 1.91×104 2.23×103
M 1.19×104 1.25×103
ND 1.72×104 2.54×103
E 2.60×104 3.72×103
N 3.45×104 5.74×103
Table 5b: Injured population of BI of G. stearothermophilus ATCC 7953 exposed with moist heating at 121.1°C for 3 min or 5 min, respectively and cultured in SCDA+0.5% glucose.