The more the merrier

Microbial diversity is the key to health

A greater diversity of the gut microbiota is directly correlated with gut and overall health and well-being.

Diversity, high numbers of different species, generally decreases as we age.

Reference: F. Deng, Y. Li, J. Zhao. The gut microbiome of healthy long-living people. Aging (Albany NY) 2019, 11(2):289-290.

Multiple genera of Probiotics help to increase microbial diversity

Yet, the majority of commercial probiotic products are based on just two bacterial genera: bifidobacteria and lactobacilli.

Regulatory status

Propionibacterium freudenreichii is listed on the Qualified presumption of safety (QPS) list.

Propionibacterium freudenreichii is GRAS.
Propionibacterium freudenreichii UF1 self-affirmed GRAS pending.

Propionibacterium freudenreichii UF1 NPN application pending.