Year 2019, Volume 5 , Issue 4, Pages 227 - 238 2019-10-01


Fatma ÖZTÜRK [1] , Abdulkadir HALKMAN [2]

In this research, acid resistance levels of Listeria monocytogenes have been examined under the conditions of acid adaptations. In addition, the effect of acid adaptation on the survival of L. monocytogenes in sucuk have also been determined. L. monocytogenes were adapted to pH 4.5 for the periods of 1, 2, 3 and 4 hours. The survival of L. monocytogenes that were adapted to acid have been ascertained at pH 2.5, 3.0 and 3.5 respectively. It has been found that HCl acid adaptations at pH 3.5 have resulted in no increase in the survival of L. monocytogenes. A three-hour adaptation process has led to an increase in survival level at pH 2.5 while 1, 2, 3 or 4-hour adaptation processes lead to an increase in survival level at pH 3.0. However, it was found that the survival level of L. monocytogenes in sucuk did not increase as a result of acid adaptation procedure. Acid adapted pathogens have many risks for food safety and human health.  These pathogens maintain their viability in acidic foods and cause foodborne diseases. Therefore, understanding the mechanisms of acid adaptation of pathogens will help to create more effective food safety systems and will play a role in the prevention of foodborne diseases.

Acid adaptation, Inorganic acids, HCl, Listeria monocytogenes, Sucuk
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Primary Language tr
Subjects Food Science and Technology
Journal Section Research Articles

Orcid: 0000-0003-4763-3801
Author: Fatma ÖZTÜRK (Primary Author)
Institution: İzmir Katip Celebi University, Faculty of Fisheries, Department of Fishing and Processing Technology, Ciğli, İzmir
Country: Turkey

Orcid: 0000-0001-9987-0732
Author: Abdulkadir HALKMAN
Institution: Ankara University, Faculty of Engineering, Department of Food Engineering, Gölbaşı, Ankara
Country: Turkey


Application Date : April 4, 2019
Acceptance Date : June 4, 2019
Publication Date : October 1, 2019

Bibtex @research article { jfhs549225, journal = {Food and Health}, issn = {}, eissn = {2602-2834}, address = {Vidin Caddesi No:28 D:4 Kocamustafapaşa 34107 Fatih İstanbul}, publisher = {Özkan ÖZDEN}, year = {2019}, volume = {5}, pages = {227 - 238}, doi = {10.3153/FH19024}, title = {CAN ACID ADAPTATION OF Listeria monocytogenes INCREASE SURVIVAL IN SUCUK (A TURKISH DRY-FERMENTED SAUSAGE)?}, key = {cite}, author = {Öztürk, Fatma and Halkman, Abdulkadir} }
APA Öztürk, F , Halkman, A . (2019). CAN ACID ADAPTATION OF Listeria monocytogenes INCREASE SURVIVAL IN SUCUK (A TURKISH DRY-FERMENTED SAUSAGE)? . Food and Health , 5 (4) , 227-238 . DOI: 10.3153/FH19024
MLA Öztürk, F , Halkman, A . "CAN ACID ADAPTATION OF Listeria monocytogenes INCREASE SURVIVAL IN SUCUK (A TURKISH DRY-FERMENTED SAUSAGE)?" . Food and Health 5 (2019 ): 227-238 <>
Chicago Öztürk, F , Halkman, A . "CAN ACID ADAPTATION OF Listeria monocytogenes INCREASE SURVIVAL IN SUCUK (A TURKISH DRY-FERMENTED SAUSAGE)?". Food and Health 5 (2019 ): 227-238
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EndNote %0 Food and Health CAN ACID ADAPTATION OF Listeria monocytogenes INCREASE SURVIVAL IN SUCUK (A TURKISH DRY-FERMENTED SAUSAGE)? %A Fatma Öztürk , Abdulkadir Halkman %T CAN ACID ADAPTATION OF Listeria monocytogenes INCREASE SURVIVAL IN SUCUK (A TURKISH DRY-FERMENTED SAUSAGE)? %D 2019 %J Food and Health %P -2602-2834 %V 5 %N 4 %R doi: 10.3153/FH19024 %U 10.3153/FH19024
ISNAD Öztürk, Fatma , Halkman, Abdulkadir . "CAN ACID ADAPTATION OF Listeria monocytogenes INCREASE SURVIVAL IN SUCUK (A TURKISH DRY-FERMENTED SAUSAGE)?". Food and Health 5 / 4 (October 2019): 227-238 .
AMA Öztürk F , Halkman A . CAN ACID ADAPTATION OF Listeria monocytogenes INCREASE SURVIVAL IN SUCUK (A TURKISH DRY-FERMENTED SAUSAGE)?. Food Health. 2019; 5(4): 227-238.
Vancouver Öztürk F , Halkman A . CAN ACID ADAPTATION OF Listeria monocytogenes INCREASE SURVIVAL IN SUCUK (A TURKISH DRY-FERMENTED SAUSAGE)?. Food and Health. 2019; 5(4): 227-238.
IEEE F. Öztürk and A. Halkman , "CAN ACID ADAPTATION OF Listeria monocytogenes INCREASE SURVIVAL IN SUCUK (A TURKISH DRY-FERMENTED SAUSAGE)?", Food and Health, vol. 5, no. 4, pp. 227-238, Oct. 2019, doi:10.3153/FH19024