Guidance

Enumeration of coagulase-positive staphylococci: standard method

Method for enumeration of coagulase-positive staphylococci (Staphylococcus aureus and other species).

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Enumeration of coagulase-positive staphylococci (Staphylococcus aureus and othe species)

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The method is applicable to the enumeration of coagulase-positive staphylococci (Staphylococcus aureus and other species) and in all food types, dairy products and environmental samples using a surface colony count technique and incubation at 37°C.