Staphylococcus epidermidis

Known as: Albococcus epidermidis, Micrococcus epidermidis, Staphylococcus epidermidis albus 
A species of facultatively anaerobic, Gram positive, cocci shaped bacteria in the phylum Firmicutes. This species is positive for catalase, urease… (More)
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2010
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2010
Commensal bacteria are known to inhibit pathogen colonization; however, complex host–microbe and microbe–microbe interactions… (More)
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2007
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2007
Staphylococcus epidermidis has become a serious nosocomial pathogen frequently causing infections associated with implanted… (More)
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2005
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2005
Staphylococcus aureus is an opportunistic pathogen and the major causative agent of numerous hospital- and community-acquired… (More)
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2004
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2004
The skin commensal and opportunistic pathogen Staphylococcus epidermidis is the leading cause of nosocomial and biofilm… (More)
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2003
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2003
Staphylococcus epidermidis strains are diverse in their pathogenicity; some are invasive and cause serious nosocomial infections… (More)
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2002
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2002
A simple catheter disk model system was used to study the development in vitro of mixed species biofilms of Candida albicans and… (More)
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2001
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2001
Products of the intercellular adhesion (ica) operon in Staphylococcus aureus and Staphylococcus epidermidis synthesize a linear… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Biofilm formation on a polymer surface which involves initial attachment and accumulation in multilayered cell clusters… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
The Staphylococcus epidermidis genes icaABC are involved in the synthesis of the polysaccharide intercellular adhesin (PIA… (More)
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1982
Highly Cited
1982
Slime production is not a generally recognized feature of Staphylococcus epidermidis. In a recent outbreak of S. epidermidis… (More)
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