Antibiotic-induced persistence of cytotoxic Staphylococcus aureus in non-phagocytic cells.

@article{Krut2004AntibioticinducedPO,
  title={Antibiotic-induced persistence of cytotoxic Staphylococcus aureus in non-phagocytic cells.},
  author={Oleg Krut and Herdis Sommer and M D Kurt Kroenke},
  journal={The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy},
  year={2004},
  volume={53 2},
  pages={167-73}
}
OBJECTIVES After infection of non-phagocytic cells, some Staphylococcus aureus strains are able to survive and kill their host cells. The purpose of this study was to determine the action of various antibiotics on the survival of host cells and/or intracellular S. aureus. METHODS Murine keratinocyte (PAM212) and fibroblast (mKSA) cell lines were infected… CONTINUE READING