TABLE 1

Abundance of Proteobacteria in the nares

GenusaAvg % abundance (mean ± SD) in group
AbscessbNon-SSTIc
Dyella0.41 ± 0.881.08 ± 2.63
Rhodanobacter0.28 ± 0.490.99 ± 1.04
Haemophilus0.01 ± 0.050.46 ± 2.09
Vitreoscilla0.16 ± 0.430.79 ± 2.42
Neisseria0.06 ± 0.150.24 ± 0.54
Moraxella0.02 ± 0.110.15 ± 0.36
Burkholderia0.03 ± 0.050.10 ± 0.14
  • a As determined by the Greengenes database.

  • b Individuals that developed skin and soft tissue infections.

  • c Individuals that did not develop skin and soft tissue infections.