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Table 1 Characterisation of bacterial strains used in this study

From: Impact of sub-inhibitory antibiotics on fibronectin-mediated host cell adhesion and invasion by Staphylococcus aureus

Strain Type fnbA fnbB mecA agr STa
8325-4 laboratory strain + + - 1 8
DU 5883 8325-4 ΔfnbA/B [9] - - - 1 8
ST2008 1028 clinical isolate, osteomyelitis + + - 3 30
ST2008 0563 clinical isolate, osteomyelitis + + - 1 8
HT2001 0390 clinical isolate, endocarditis + + - 3 1
HT2001 0594 clinical isolate, endocarditis + + - 2 15
  1. aSequence Type (ST) was determined as described by Enright et al. [12]