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Lactobacillus rhamnosus

Type of Posting: Notice of Intent to Revise
Posting Date: 20-Nov-2020
Targeted Official Date: 1-May-2021
Expert Committee: Non-Botanical Dietary Supplements 

In accordance with the Rules and Procedures of the Council of Experts, this is to provide notice that the Non-Botanical Dietary Supplements intends to revise the monograph for Lactobacillus rhamnosus.

Comments with supporting data were received that indicate that a revision to the Identification section of the monograph is needed. The Expert Committee proposes to revise the Lactobacillus rhamnosus to make a correction on the acceptance criteria of Identification test A, Microscopic Identification. 

It is anticipated that the proposed revision will be published as a Revision Bulletin on December 18, 2020 pursuant to the Rules and Procedures. In the absence of any adverse comments the revision will become official on May 1, 2021.

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