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Staph Infection Secrets designed by Hubert Walinski is the latest program that teaches people how to relieve their staph infection symptoms.
A new study may be able to help develop treatments that work against all MRSA strains, according to an article recently published in the journal Cell Host & Microbe.
Staphylococcus aureus is a facultative anaerobic gram-positive coccus, and is the most common cause of staph infections. It is commonly part of the skin flora found in the nose and on skin. Around 20% of the human population is long-term carriers. It gets its golden color due to its carotenoid pigment staphyloxanthin. The pigment acts as a virulence factor with an antioxidant action that allows the microbe to evade death by reactive oxygen species used by the host immune system. Staphylococci...
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