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The evolution of new hospital strains of Staphylococcus aureus
  1. M. Patricia Jevons,
  2. M. T. Parker
  1. Cross-infection Reference Laboratory, Colindale, London


    The emergence of new groups of strains of Staph. aureus as important causes of endemic hospital infection in Great Britain has been followed by the phage typing method. Experiments are reported which suggest the possible origin of one of them.

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