Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) was isolated from the skin lesions.
What does SA stand for?
SA stands for Staphylococcus Aureus (bacterium)
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The bug staphylococcus aureus is a common form of bacteria carried harmlessly by many people.
When Sir Alexander Fleming observed in 1928 that colonies of the bacterium Staphylococcus aureus could be destroyed by the mold Penicillium notatum, a new age was about to dawn--an age in which physicians would finally have effective weapons to use in their fight against infectious diseases.
The team reported it completed the gene sequence on methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) to understand how it causes infections in humans and to address the worsening worldwide problem of nosocomial infection.