Animal Probiotic

Animal Probiotic

The organism Lactobacillus plantarum DSM 2648 has been isolated and identified. It has been shown that when used in an animal feed or animal drink can be used to prevent, alleviate and/or treat some diseases or disorders associated with the gastrointestinal barrier.


AgResearch is looking to engage with customers who have an interest in developing novel probiotic technologies for use with animals.

Unique Selling Propositions
  • Easy to use and apply as can be mixed with supplementary feeds, scientifically validated in recognised gastrointestinal models.
  • As a probiotic for use with feed in animals to enhance productivity, could be applied to ruminant and non-ruminant animals.
IP Strategy

The technology is protected by patent applications.

Project Status

Product on the market