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Table 1 Identification and prevalence of bacteria isolated from human skin grafts

From: Bacterial contamination of human skin allografts and antimicrobial resistance: a skin bank problem

Isolated bacteria Prevalence in skin samples (n = 21)
Gram-positive bacilli
Bacillus cereus 7 (33.3%)
Bacillus subtilis 7 (33.3%)
Bacillus sp. 7 (33.3%)
Bacillus vallismortis 3 (14.2%)
Bacillus pumilus 1 (4.7%)
Bacillus licheniformis 1 (4.7%)
Paenibacillus sp. 1 (4.7%)
Gram-positive cocci
Staphylococcus epidermidis 4 (19%)
Staphylococcus aureus 2 (9.5%)
Staphylococcus capitis 1 (4.7%)
Staphylococcus saprophyticus 1(4.7%)
Staphylococcus lugdunensis 1(4.7%)
Staphylococcus haemolyticus 1(4.7%)
 Coagulase-negative staphylococci 1(4.7%)