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Query: NC_002976:1540794:1542402 Staphylococcus epidermidis RP62A, complete genome

Start: 1542402, End: 1542572, Length: 171

Host Lineage: Staphylococcus epidermidis; Staphylococcus; Staphylococcaceae; Bacillales; Firmicutes; Bacteria

General Information: This strain is a strongly adherent, slime-producing, pathogenic strain isolated from a patient with intravascular catheter-associated sepsis. Common skin bacterium. Staphylcocci are generally found inhabiting the skin and mucous membranes of mammals and birds. Some members of this genus can be found as human commensals and these are generally believed to have the greatest pathogenic potential in opportunistic infections. This organism is the most prevalent and persistent Staphylococcus species on human skin. Has emerged as a common cause of nosocomial (hospital-acquired) infections, including catheter-associated infections and septicemia, particularly in immunocompromised patients. Highly resistant to many antibiotics including penicillins and cephalosporins.




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SubjectStartEndLengthSubject Host DescriptionCDS descriptionE-valueBit score
NC_020164:887510:906545906545906727183Staphylococcus warneri SG1, complete genomehypothetical protein8e-1992.4