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Table 1 Effect of phage on adhesion, invasion and cytotoxicity of NEC by S. aureus 43300

From: Bacteriophage as effective decolonising agent for elimination of MRSA from anterior nares of BALB/c mice

Treatments Mean percent (%)  
Adherence Invasion Cytotoxicity post 24 h
Control (Bacteria + NEC;1:1) 58.6 ± 7.01 25 ± 3.73 3.6 ± 1.4
Control (Bacteria + NEC;10:1) 73.77 ± 7.8 31.90 ± 1.34 11.1 ± 0.7
Phage (MOI-1) 0.41 ± 0.202 0.0307 ± 0.012 0.21 ± 0.035
Phage (MOI-10) 0.0258 ± 0.005 No invasion No cytotoxicity