sources for restriction enzymes (at this website):
||Staphylococcus aureus is Gram stain positive
||Staphylococcus aureus is a facultative anaerobe
||Staphylococcus aureus is non-motile
||Bacteria; Firmicutes; Bacilli; Bacillales; Staphylococcaceae;
||Staphylococcus aureus is part of the normal flora
of humans and is found on nasal passages, skin and mucous
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|Human health and disease:
is an opportunistic pathogen than causes a variety of
conditions including superficial skin lesions, pneumonia,
mastitis, phlebitis, meningitis, urinary tract infections,
osteomyelitis and endocarditis. Staphylococcus aureus
causes food poisoning by releasing enterotoxins into food,
and toxic shock syndrome by release of superantigens (i.e.:
SEB & SEA) into the blood stream.