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AACC International Approved Methods -AACC Method 86-51.01. Niacin -- Microbiological Method

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AACCI Method 86-51.01
Niacin -- Microbiological Method

VIEW METHOD

Objective
To determine niacin by a microbiological method. Growth of Lactobacillus plantarum ATCC 8014 is directly proportional to niacin content in the sample. Microbiological growth and the resulting metabolites can be measured spectrophotometrically.