Alcohol treatment enhances Staphylococcus aureus biofilm development
Article first published online: 16 NOV 2012
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FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology
Volume 66, Issue 3, pages 411–418, December 2012
How to Cite
Redelman, C. V., Maduakolam, C. and Anderson, G. G. (2012), Alcohol treatment enhances Staphylococcus aureus biofilm development. FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology, 66: 411–418. doi: 10.1111/1574-695X.12005
- Issue published online: 16 NOV 2012
- Article first published online: 16 NOV 2012
- Manuscript Accepted: 10 SEP 2012
- Manuscript Revised: 31 AUG 2012
- Manuscript Received: 25 JUN 2012
- Purdue University
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Fig. S1. Biofilm assay showing increased biofilm levels following alcohol treatments.
Fig. S2. Comparison of biofilm levels in water and LB.
Fig. S3. Alcohol treatment leads to quantitatively greater Staphylococcus aureus biofilms.
Fig. S4. Bacteria within alcohol-treated biofilms are metabolically active.
Fig. S5. RT-PCR analysis of transcription of icaA and icaD following alcohol treatment of pre-formed biofilms.
Fig. S6. Ethanol treatment affects antibiotic resistance factors in strains MZ100 and RN6390.
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