Table 1.

S. aureus strains used in this study

StrainDescriptionReference
ISP479CDerivative of 8325-4,agr + 34
DU5723 spa::Ebr 31
DU1090 hla::Ermr 30
ISP546 agr::Tn551 4
Newman agr + 12
Reynolds agr + 20
Becker agr + 20