Examples of staph in a Sentence
a resistant strain of staph
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On September 21, a multinational research team led by microbiologists Lance Price in Washington, D.C., and Robert Skov in Copenhagen announced a new strain of drug-resistant staph in the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases.
A multi-national team of researchers has applied a new genomic tool to a 50-year-old bacterial foe, using minute mutations to track the spread of drug-resistant staph both across continents and within a single hospital.
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Definition of staph for English Language Learners
medical : a group of bacteria that cause many common illnesses (such as skin infections and food poisoning)
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