Lene Jespersen

Lene Jespersen

Professor

  • Microbiology and Fermentation

    Rolighedsvej 26, Building: 85-4-A435

    1958 Frederiksberg C

    Phone: +45 35 33 32 30Mobile: +45 29 35 47 33

  1. 2015
  2. Published

    Microbial diversity and dynamics throughout manufacturing and ripening of surface ripened semi-hard Danish Danbo cheeses investigated by culture-independent techniques

    Ryssel, M., Johansen, Pernille Greve, Abu Al-Soud, W., Sørensen, Søren Johannes, Arneborg, Nils & Jespersen, Lene, 2015, In: International Journal of Food Microbiology. 215, p. 124-30 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  3. Published

    Non-Saccharomyces yeasts protect against epithelial cell barrier disruption induced by Salmonella enterica subsp. enterica serovar Typhimurium

    Smith, I. M., Baker, A., Arneborg, Nils & Jespersen, Lene, 2015, In: Letters in Applied Microbiology. 61, 5, p. 491-497 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  4. Published

    Phytase-producing capacity of yeasts isolated from traditional African fermented food products and PHYPk gene expression of Pichia kudriavzevii strains

    Greppi, A., Krych, Lukasz, Costantini, A., Rantsiou, K., Hounhouigan, D. J., Arneborg, Nils, Cocolin, L. & Jespersen, Lene, 2015, In: International Journal of Food Microbiology. 205, p. 81-89 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  5. Published

    Production of autoinducer-2 by aerobic endospore-forming bacteria isolated from the West African fermented foods

    Qian, Y., Kando, C. K., Thorsen, L., Larsen, N. & Jespersen, Lene, 2015, In: FEMS Microbiology Letters. 362, 22, 7 p., fnv186.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  6. Published

    Technological properties and probiotic potential of Lactobacillus fermentum strains isolated from West African fermented millet dough

    Owusu-Kwarteng, J., Tano-Debrah, K., Akabanda, F. & Jespersen, Lene, 2015, In: B M C Microbiology. 15, 10 p., 261.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  7. 2014
  8. Published

    Microorganisms predominating in alkaline-fermented foods

    Parkouda, C., Diawara, B., Tano-Debrah, K., Kaboré, D., Thorsen, L., Kpikpi, E. N. & Jespersen, Lene, 1 Jan 2014, Handbook of Indigenous Foods Involving Alkaline Fermentation. CRC Press, p. 259-313 55 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  9. Published

    Assessment of interplay between UV wavelengths, material surfaces and food residues in open surface hygiene validation

    Abban, S., Jakobsen, M. & Jespersen, Lene, 2014, In: Journal of Food Science and Technology. 51, 12, p. 3977-3983 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  10. Published

    Characterization of Bacillus spp. strains for use as probiotic additives in pig feed

    Larsen, N., Thorsen, L., Kpikpi, E. N., Stuer-Lauridsen, B., Cantor, M. D., Nielsen, B., Brockmann, E., Derkx, P. M. F. & Jespersen, Lene, 2014, In: Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 98, 3, p. 1105-1118 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  11. Published
  12. Published

    Effect of the gastrointestinal environment on pH homeostasis of Lactobacillus plantarum and Lactobacillus brevis cells as measured by real-time fluorescence ratio-imaging microscopy

    Ramos, C. L., Thorsen, L., Ryssel, M., Nielsen, Dennis Sandris, Siegumfeldt, Henrik, Schwan, R. F. & Jespersen, Lene, 2014, In: Research in Microbiology. 165, 3, p. 215-225 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  13. Published

    Exploring microbial viability, autolysis and cell distribution during ripening of semi-hard cheese with variable NaCl content

    Søndergaard, L., Ryssel, M., Møller, J., Arneborg, Nils & Jespersen, Lene, 2014. 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearch

  14. Published
  15. Published

    Identification of Bacillus species occurring in Kantong, an acid fermented seed condiment produced in Ghana

    Kpikpi, E. N., Thorsen, L., Glover, R., Dzogbefia, V. P. & Jespersen, Lene, 2014, In: International Journal of Food Microbiology. 180, p. 1-6 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  16. Published

    Inhibition of ochratoxigenic moulds by Debaryomyces hansenii strains for biopreservation of dry-cured meat products

    Andrade, M. J., Thorsen, L., Rodríguez, A., Córdoba, J. J. & Jespersen, Lene, 2014, In: International Journal of Food Microbiology. 170, p. 70-77 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  17. Published

    Mixed microbial fermentations and methodologies for their investigation

    Nielsen, Dennis Sandris, Arneborg, Nils & Jespersen, Lene, 2014, Cocoa and coffee fermentations. Schwan, R. F. & Fleet, G. H. (eds.). CRC Press, p. 2-41 40 p. (Fermented Foods and Beverages Series).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  18. Published

    Reducing the atypical odour of dawadawa: effect of modification offermentation conditions and post-fermentation treatment on thedevelopment of the atypical odour of dawadawa

    Amoa-Awua, W. K., Awusi, B., Owusu, M., Appiah, V., Ofori, H., Thorsen, L. & Jespersen, Lene, 2014, In: Food Control. 42, p. 335-342 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  19. Published

    Synbiotic Lactobacillus acidophilus NCFM and cellobiose does not affect human gut bacterial diversity but increases abundance of lactobacilli, bifidobacteria and branched-chain fatty acids: a randomized, double-blinded cross-over trial

    van Zanten, G. C., Krych, Lukasz, Röytiö, H., Forssten, S., Lahtinen, S. J., Abu Al-Soud, W., Sørensen, Søren Johannes, Svensson, B., Jespersen, Lene & Jakobsen, M., 2014, In: F E M S Microbiology Ecology. 90, 1, p. 225-236 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  20. Published

    The use of lactic acid bacteria starter culture in the production of Nunu, a spontaneously fermented milk product in Ghana

    Akabanda, F., Owusu-Kwarteng, J., Tano-Debrah, K., Parkouda, C. & Jespersen, Lene, 2014, In: International Journal of Food Science. 2014, 12 p., 721067.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  21. Published

    Yeast modulation of human dendritic cell cytokine secretion: an In vitro study

    Smith, I. M., Christensen, J. E., Arneborg, Nils & Jespersen, Lene, 2014, In: P L o S One. 9, 5, 14 p., e96595.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  22. Published

    Yeasts

    Thorsen, L., Kpikpi, E. N. & Jespersen, Lene, 2014, Handbook of indigenous foods involving alkaline fermentation. Sarkar, P. K. & Nout, M. J. R. (eds.). CRC Press, p. 279-294 16 p. (Fermented Foods and Beverages Series).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  23. 2013
  24. Published

    Lactobacillus delbrueckii subsp. jakobsenii subsp. nov., isolated from dolo wort, an alcoholic fermented beverage in Burkina Faso

    Adimpong, D. B., Nielsen, Dennis Sandris, Sørensen, K. I., Vogensen, Finn Kvist, Sawadogo-Lingani, H., Derkx, P. M. F. & Jespersen, Lene, 2013, In: International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 63, 11, p. 3720-3726 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  25. Published

    A practical evaluation of detergent and disinfectant solutions on cargo container surfaces for bacteria inactivation efficacy and effect on material corrosion

    Abban, S., Jakobsen, M. & Jespersen, Lene, 2013, In: African Journal of Biotechnology. 12, 23, p. 3689-3698 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  26. Published

    Comparative fermentation of insoluble carbohydrates in an in vitro human feces model spiked with Lactobacillus acidophilus NCFM

    Knudsen, A., van Zanten, G. C., Jensen, S. L., Forssten, S. D., Saarinen, M., Lahtinen, S. J., Bandsholm, O., Svensson, B., Jespersen, Lene & Blennow, Andreas, 2013, In: Starch. 65, 3-4, p. 346-353 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  27. Published

    Determination of yeast diversity in ogi, mawè, gowé, and tchoukoutou by using culture-dependent and -independent methods

    Greppi, A., Rantsiou, K., Padonou, W., Hounhouigan, J., Jespersen, Lene, Jakobsen, M. & Cocolin, L., 2013, In: International Journal of Food Microbiology. 165, 2, p. 84-88 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  28. Published

    Draft whole-genome sequence of Bacillus sonorensis strain L12, a source of nonribosomal lipopeptides

    Adimpong, D. B., Sørensen, K. I., Nielsen, Dennis Sandris, Thorsen, L., Rasmussen, T. B., Derkx, P. M. F. & Jespersen, Lene, 2013, In: Genome Announcements. 1, 2, 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  29. Published

    Et gran salt

    Møller, J. R., Mielby, L. H., Kidmose, U., Mortensen, G., Hammershøj, M., Søndergaard, L., Ryssel, M., Jespersen, Lene & Arneborg, Nils, 2013, In: Maelkeritidende. 6, p. 10-11 4 p., 2.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearch

  30. Published

    Isolation and identification of the microbiota of Danish farmhouse and industrially produced surface-ripened cheeses

    Gori, K., Ryssel, M., Arneborg, Nils & Jespersen, Lene, 2013, In: Microbial Ecology. 65, 3, p. 602-615 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  31. Published

    Partial characterization of bacteriocins produced by Lactobacillus reuteri 2-20B and Pediococcus acidilactici 0-11A isolated from fura a millet-based fermented food in Ghana

    Owusu-Kwarteng, J., Tano-Debrah, K., Akabanda, F., Nielsen, Dennis Sandris & Jespersen, Lene, 2013, In: Journal of Food Research. 2, 1, p. 50-58 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  32. Published

    Strain-specific probiotics properties of Lactobacillus fermentum, Lactobacillus plantarum and Lactobacillus brevis isolates from Brazilian food products

    Ramos, C. L., Thorsen, L., Schwan, R. F. & Jespersen, Lene, 2013, In: Food Microbiology. 36, 1, p. 22-29 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  33. Published

    Taxonomic and molecular characterization of lactic acid bacteria and yeasts in nunu, a Ghanaian fermented milk product

    Akabanda, F., Owusu-Kwarteng, J., Tano-Debrah, K., Glover, R. L. K., Nielsen, Dennis Sandris & Jespersen, Lene, 2013, In: Food Microbiology. 34, 2, p. 277-283 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  34. Published

    The microbiology of cocoa fermentation

    Nielsen, Dennis Sandris, Crafack, M., Jespersen, Lene & Jakobsen, M., 2013, Chocolate in health and nutrition. Watson, R. R., Preedy, V. R. & Editors, S. (eds.). Humana Press, p. 39-60 22 p. (Nutrition and Health, Vol. 7).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  35. Published

    Yeast dynamics during spontaneous fermentation of mawe and tchoukoutou, two traditional products from Benin

    Greppi, A., Rantisou, K., Padonou, W., Hounhouigan, J., Jespersen, Lene, Jakobsen, M. & Cocolin, L., 2013, In: International Journal of Food Microbiology. 165, 2, p. 200-207 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  36. 2012
  37. Published

    Molecular identification and characterization of yeast strains isolated from Mawè, Gowè, Ogi and Tchoukoutou, traditional fermented products from Benin

    Greppi, A., Rantisou, K., Padonou, W., Hounhouigan, J., Jespersen, Lene, Jakobsen, M. & Cocolin, L., 3 Sep 2012.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearch

  38. Published

    Tolerance of dairy-related Listeria monocytogenes strains to lactic acid stress

    Bjerrum-Bohr, I. J., Thorsen, L., Christiansen, L. E. & Jespersen, Lene, 3 Sep 2012. 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearch

  39. Published

    Potential probiotic fura yeasts interactions with Caco-2 and IPEC-J2 cell lines

    Pedersen, L. L., Thorsen, L. & Jespersen, Lene, 26 Aug 2012. 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearch

  40. Published

    Debaryomyces hansenii strains differ in their production of flavor compounds in a cheese-surface model

    Gori, K., Sørensen, L. M., Petersen, Mikael Agerlin, Jespersen, Lene & Arneborg, Nils, 2012, In: The Open Microbiology Journal. 1, 2, 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  41. Published

    Aerobic endosporeforming bacteria of Kantong, an African fermented kapok tree seed condiment

    Kpikpi, E., Thorsen, L., Glover, R., Dzogbefia, V. & Jespersen, Lene, 2012, Global issues in food microbiology: abstract book. ICFMH, p. 664 1 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingsResearch

  42. Published

    An in vitro gastro-intestinal system for real time monitoring of single cells of Listeria monocytogenes

    Thorsen, L., Ryssel, M., Bjerrum-Bohr, I. J., Ramos, C. L., Schwan, R. F., Nielsen, Dennis Sandris & Jespersen, Lene, 2012, Global issues in food microbiology: abstract book. ICFMH, p. 261 1 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingsResearch

  43. Published

    Antimicrobial susceptibility of Bacillus strains isolated from primary starters for African traditional bread production and characterization of the bacitracin operon and bacitracin biosynthesis

    Adimpong, D. B., Sørensen, K. I., Thorsen, L., Stuer-Lauridsen, B., Abdelgadir, W. S., Nielsen, Dennis Sandris, Derkx, P. M. F. & Jespersen, Lene, 2012, In: Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 78, 22, p. 7903-7914 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  44. Published

    Application of flow cytometry based cell sorting for the analysis of Lactococcus lactis

    Hansen, G., Budde-Niekiel, A., Jespersen, Lene, Arneborg, Nils & Buchholz, A., 2012. 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePosterResearch

  45. Published

    Attachment behaviour of Escherichia coli K12 and Salmonella Typhimurium P6on food contact surfaces for food transportation

    Abban, S., Jakobsen, M. & Jespersen, Lene, 2012, In: Food Microbiology. 31, 2, p. 139-147 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  46. Published

    Biodiversity and probiotic potential of yeasts isolated from Fura, a West African spontaneously fermented cereal

    Pedersen, L. L., Owusu-Kwarteng, J., Thorsen, L. & Jespersen, Lene, 2012, In: International Journal of Food Microbiology. 159, 2, p. 144-151 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  47. Published

    Clinical Saccharomyces cerevisiae isolates cannot cross the epithelial barrier in vitro

    Pérez-Torrado, R., Llopis, S., Jespersen, Lene, Fernández-Espinar, T. & Querol, A., 2012, In: International Journal of Food Microbiology. 157, 1, p. 59-64 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  48. Published

    Comparative genome sequences analysis of Bacillus sonorensis 112 isolated from a primary starter used for production of Sudanese traditional bread, Gergoush, and B. licheniformis DSM13T

    Adimpong, D. B., Sørensen, K. I., Nielsen, Dennis Sandris, Rasmussen, T. B., Thorsen, L., Derkx, P. M. F. & Jespersen, Lene, 2012, Global issues in food microbiology: abstract book. p. 580 1 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingsResearch

  49. Published

    Differentiation of the virulence potential of Campylobacter jejuni strains by use of gene transcription analysis and a caco-2 assay

    Poli, V. F. S., Thorsen, L., Olesen, I., Takamiya, M. K. W. & Jespersen, Lene, 2012, In: International Journal of Food Microbiology. 155, 1-2, p. 60-68 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  50. Published

    Effects of yeasts isolated from dry-cured ham on growth and ochratoxin A production by toxigenic moulds

    Andrade, M. J., Thorsen, L., Núñez, F., Delgado, J. & Jespersen, Lene, 2012, Global issues in food microbiology: abstract book. p. 103 1 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingsResearch

  51. Published

    Flavour compound production by Debaryomyces hansenii, Yarrowia lipolytica and Saccharomyces cerevisiae

    Ryssel, M., Sørensen, L. M., Arneborg, Nils & Jespersen, Lene, 2012, Biotechnology for natural flavours & fragrances production: programme & abstract book. COST, p. 30 1 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingsResearch

  52. Published

    Genotypic characterization and safety assessment of lactic acid bacteria from indigenous African fermented food products

    Adimpong, D. B., Nielsen, Dennis Sandris, Sørensen, K. I., Derkx, P. M. F. & Jespersen, Lene, 2012, In: B M C Microbiology. 12, 75, 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  53. Published

    Identification of lactic acid bacteria isolated during traditional fura processing in Ghana

    Owusu-Kwarteng, J., Akabanda, F., Nielsen, Dennis Sandris, Tano-Debrah, K., Glover, R. L. K. & Jespersen, Lene, 2012, In: Food Microbiology. 32, 1, p. 72-78 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  54. Published

    Identification of novel synbiotics by in vitro colonic fermentation and a human clinical trial

    van Zanten, G. C., Röytiö, H., Forssten, S., Knudsen, A., Blennow, Andreas, Lahtinen, S. J., Jakobsen, M., Svensson, B. & Jespersen, Lene, 2012. 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearch

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