PMID: 14063333Sep 1, 1963

THE CLUMPING OF STAPHYLOCOCCUS PYOGENES BY SERUM AND FIBRINOGEN-FREE PLASMAS

Journal of Clinical Pathology
A E BROWN, A A FARUQUE

Abstract

Fifty strains of Staphylococcus pyogenes were tested for ;coagulase' by the slide method using plasma, serum, and plasmas rendered fibrinogen-free by various methods. It was found that the organisms were clumped by all these reagents. The significance of these findings is discussed.

References

Nov 1, 1967·The Journal of Experimental Medicine·B LipińskiJ Jeljaszewicz
Jul 1, 1967·British Journal of Haematology·M J Allington
Jan 1, 1966·The Journal of Pathology and Bacteriology·R H GorrillE M McNeil
Oct 1, 1981·Acta Pathologica Et Microbiologica Scandinavica. Section B, Microbiology·F Espersen, I Clemmensen

Citations

Jun 1, 1954·Journal of General Microbiology·E S DUTHIE
Oct 1, 1954·The Journal of Pathology and Bacteriology·C H LACK, D G WAILLING

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