The Biology of Staphylococci

Greg A. Somerville, Richard A. Proctor

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationStaphylococci in Human Disease
Subtitle of host publicationSecond Edition
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Pages1-18
Number of pages18
ISBN (Print)9781405163323
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 18 2009

Keywords

  • Amino acid auxotrophies and TCA cycle
  • Amino acid requirements for staphylococcal growth
  • Biology of staphylococci
  • Biosynthetic intermediates and carbon catabolism
  • Group translocation - phosphotransferase system (PTS)
  • Pentaglycine bridge and three enzyme synthesis
  • Staphylococci - facultative anaerobes
  • Staphylococci colonization
  • Staphylococci differentiation methods
  • Staphylococcus epidermidis - permanently on skin

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology and Microbiology(all)

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Somerville, G. A., & Proctor, R. A. (2009). The Biology of Staphylococci. In Staphylococci in Human Disease: Second Edition (pp. 1-18). John Wiley and Sons. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781444308464.ch1