Lipolytic and proteolytic properties of staphylococci

S. Tyski, P. Ciborowski, W. Hryniewicz, J. Jeljaszewicz

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Lipolytic and proteolytic activities were estimated in coagulase-positive and coagulase-negative strains of human origin. Several different substrates were used for determination of these activities. Staphylococcus aureus strains were very frequently lipolytic (95%) and proteolytic (87.5%). Among coagulase-negative strains, 85.4% were proteolytic and 10.25% exhibited lipolytic activity.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)452-458
Number of pages7
JournalZentralblatt fur Bakteriologie Mikrobiologie und Hygiene - Abt. 1 Orig. A
Issue number4
StatePublished - 1983
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology


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