Descriptions

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Staphylococcus hominis subsp. hominis C80

This strain was isolated from expectorated sputum from a 31 year old male patient with Cystic Fibrosis. This strain was isolated on Columbia CNA agar with 5% CO2 and is not oxygen sensitive. Colonies are white and creamy.

Genomic DNA for sequencing provided by: Chris Sibley and Michael Surette.

Staphylococcus caprae C87

This strain was isolated from expectorated sputum from a 31 year old male patient with Cystic Fibrosis. This strain was isolated on Columbia CNA agar with 5% CO2 and is not oxygen sensitive. Colonies are creamy pale yellowish/white.

Genomic DNA for sequencing provided by: Chris Sibley and Michael Surette.

Staphylococcus epidermidis BVS058A4

Isolated from a vaginal swab and grown on blood agar at 37oC under aerobic conditions.

Bacteria and DNA authors: Bart Saerens and Mario Vaneechoutte, LBR, University of Ghent, Belgium.

Staphylococcus simulans ACS-120-V-Sch1

Isolated from a vaginal swab and grown on blood agar at 37oC under aerobic conditions.

Bacteria and DNA authors: Bart Saerens and Mario Vaneechoutte, LBR, University of Ghent, Belgium.

Staphylococcus lugdunensis ACS-027-V-Sch2

Isolated from a vaginal swab and grown on blood agar at 37oC under aerobic conditions.

Bacteria and DNA authors: Bart Saerens and Mario Vaneechoutte, LBR, University of Ghent, Belgium.