MRSE: The other Staph

Staph biofilm, Source: CDC
Drug-resistant Staphylococcal infections usually bring to mind MRSA (methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus), but another bacterial strain is also resistant to methicillin treatment, Staphylococcus epidermidis. The infection is known as MRSE (methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus epidermidis). This strain was the original methicillin-resistant hospital strain of Staph.

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