Table 1.

Strains used in this work

OrganismStrain collection no.Common nameOrigin, other informationWella
ATCCNCTC, DSM
S. aureus ATCC 35556SA113Derived from NCTC 8325, restriction deficient1a
ATCC 25904NCTC 10833Newman D2CClumping factor-positive variant of Newman D2C1b
ATCC 498323AProduces restriction endonucleaseSau3AI1c
ATCC 12600NCTC 8532Type StrainPleural fluid1d
DSM 20232CopenhagenCell wall teichoic acid1e
ATCC 12601NCTC 61312a
RN 4220Derived from 8325-4, restriction deficient2b
ATCC 10832Wood 46FDA, produces dermatoxin2c
ATCC 12598NCTC 8530Cowan 1Septic arthritis2d
ATCC 31153NCTC 8178NewmanThroat swab, produces clumping factor2e
S. epidermidis ATCC 35984RP62ACatheter sepsis3b
O-47Clinical isolate3c
S. carnosus TM300Plasmid host3d
  • a Corresponding well in Fig. 1.