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Table 1 In vitro growth inhibition of Staphylococcus aureus 8325–4 [44] by bovine non-aureus staphylococci (NAS) isolates from bovine milk and teat apices (TA) [no. (%)]

From: Metabolites of bovine-associated non-aureus staphylococci influence expression of Staphylococcus aureus agr-related genes in vitro

NAS species (no.)1 Habitat [no. (%)] Total (59)
Milk (45) TA (14)
All (59)
 Total growth inhibition 0 2 (14.3) 2 (3.4)
 Partial growth inhibition 40 (88.9) 10 (71.4) 50 (84.7)
 No growth inhibition 5 (11.1) 2 (14.3) 7 (11.9)
Staphylococcus chromogenes (34)
 Total growth inhibition 0 1 (16.7) 1 (2.9)
 Partial growth inhibition 28 (100) 5 (83.3) 33 (97.1)
 No growth inhibition 0 0 0
Staphylococcus epidermidis (11)
 Total growth inhibition 0 0 0
 Partial growth inhibition 2 (28.6) 3 (75.0) 5 (45.4)
 No growth inhibition 5 (71.4) 1 (25.0) 6 (54.6)
Staphylococcus simulans (14)
 Total growth inhibition 0 1 (25.0) 1 (7.1)
 Partial growth inhibition 10 (100) 2 (50.0) 12 (85.8)
 No growth inhibition 0 1 (25.0) 1 (7.1)
  1. 1Number of isolates.