North Ossetia-Alania

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North Ossetia-Alania:

see OssetiaOssetia
or Alania
, Ossetian Iryston, region of the central Caucasus, divided between the Republic of Georgia and the Russian Federation. On the northern slope is North Ossetia-Alania (1990 est. pop.
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The deal was signed by CEO and Chairman of the Executive Board of Sberbank Herman Gref and Head of the Republic of North Ossetia-Alania Vyacheslav Bitarov.
The research materials were 13 strains of lactic acid microorganisms isolated in North Ossetia-Alania and deposited in the Russian National Collection of Industrial Microorganisms, Unitary Enterprise State Research Institute of Genetics (Russian National Collection of Industrial Microorganisms (VKPM)): Enterococcus durans VKPM B-8731, Enterococcus durans VKPM-B 10093, Enterococcus hirae VKPM B-9069, Enterococcus hirae VKPM B-10088, Enterococcus hirae VKPM B-10090, Enterococcus hirae VKPM B-10091, Streptococcus thermophilus VKPM B-10089, Lactococcus casei VKPM B-8730, Lactococcus paracasei VKPM B-10092, Lactobacterium gallinarum VKPM B-10131, Lactobacterium gallinarum VKPM B-10132, Lactobacterium gallinarum VKPM B-10133, Lactobacterium gallinarum VKPM B-10134.

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