Staphylococci

Richard A. Murphy U14663 at UICVM.CC.UIC.EDU
Wed Apr 10 14:43:31 EST 1996


Vigfrid Ness writes:
> Is there a quick method to determine if a culture of
> Staphylococci consists of both catalase positive and negative
> organism.  If the culture is catalase negative then there is no
> Staph. aureus present, but what I want is an equally simple
> methode to determine if there is no catalase negative organisms
> present.
>
The way this is written makes me wonder if you are interested in
coagulase rather than catalase.
Dick Murphy
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