Alcohol treatment enhances Staphylococcus aureus biofilm development
Version of Record online: 24 OCT 2012
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FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology
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Redelman, C. V., Maduakolam, C. and Anderson, G. G. (2012), Alcohol treatment enhances Staphylococcus aureus biofilm development. FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology. doi: 10.1111/1574-695x.12005
- Version of Record online: 24 OCT 2012
- Accepted manuscript online: 17 SEP 2012 10:36PM EST
- 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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