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Table 3 Characteristic of selected for tests of susceptibility for copper alloys CNS strains

From: Antibiotic resistance, ability to form biofilm and susceptibility to copper alloys of selected staphylococcal strains isolated from touch surfaces in Polish hospital wards

Number of strain/strain code Species Biofilm Cefoxitin resistance
65/ MSSE 65 S.epidermidis black (+) S
62/ MRSE 62 S.epidermidis black (+) R
93/ MSSH 93 S.haemolyticus bordeaux (−) S
89/MRSH 89 S.haemolyticus bordeaux (−) R
ATCC 12493 S. aureus very black (+) R