Results for: Staphylococcus-aureus

In Biology

Is staphylococcus aureus obligate aerobe?

No, Staphylococci are facilitative anaerobes which means they grow by aerobic respiration or fermentation that produces lactic acid. This means that it can grow in an oxyge (MORE)

Is staphylococcus aureus a spore forming bacteria?

No, Staphylococcus Aureus is a gram positive facultative anaerobe. It has a cell wall surrounding a peptidoglycan layer, however does not produce an endospore like many other (MORE)

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In Health

How is Staphylococcus Aureus Infection transmitted?

S. aureus is transmitted by direct contact with infected wound pus, skin to skin contact and contact with other objects (counter top, hand towels, ect.) that have been touched (MORE)
In Biology

Is staphylococcus aureus urea hydrolysis test positive?

  It should be positive because S. aureus will partially hydrolyze urea and raise the pH so if the pH is raised, a color change should occur thus making your results posit (MORE)

What types antibotics are Staphylococcus aureus and Escherichia coli suseptible to?

Answer       Most strains of Staphylococcus aureus are susceptible to vancomycin and have not yet built up a resistance. Some strains are still susceptible to penic (MORE)
In Biology

What is the cell arrangement of staphylococcus aureus?

Staphylococcus aureus is a Gram-positive bacteria. it has a perfect  spherical cell with a diameter of one micrometer. The cell cluster  looks like grapes under a microscope (MORE)

How does staphylococcus aureus attack?

Staphylococcus Aureus, or staph for short, is frequently found in  the human respiratory tract and on skin, and is a common cause of  skin infections, respiratory disease an (MORE)