Table 3.

Phenotypic and genotypic characterization of S. epidermidis wild-type strains

StrainicaB PCRsigBRFLP typeBiofilm formation (OD570)
1457+A2.500
RP62A+A2.446
SE5+B1.800
521+A1.643
1057+A0.798
939+A0.724
10333+A0.035
5179+B0.014
7837+B0.009
9225A0.004
9896B0.027