Interactions between Candida albicans and Staphylococcus aureus within mixed species biofilms

  title={Interactions between Candida albicans and Staphylococcus aureus within mixed species biofilms},
  author={Yi Jey Lin and Lina Alsad and Fabio Vogel and Shardul Koppar and Leslie Nevarez and Fabrice Auguste and Jon L Seymour and Aisha J Syed and Kristina Christoph and Joshua S. Loomis},
Abstract. Staphylococcus aureus and Candida albicans form dense biofilms together on internal medical devices and in doing so, establish a source of infection that is difficult to treat and can cause extensive local and systemic disease. The goal of the present study was to gain further insight into whether interactions between these two species within a biofilm alter their attachment to artificial surfaces and growth rates. After first establishing that S. aureus and C. albicans interact with… 

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