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Concordia Saint Paul Science Department

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Dr Brosnahan, Dr Mach


Several studies have proven that Staph Infections are most commonly reported among athletes, especially those in contact sports. S. aureus Enterotoxins are a type of toxin that are synthesized by S. aureus . The graphs show the results of the studies from CSP students. The methods & results are the tests that are used to confirm the presence of Staphylococcus aureus. This poster is to present how and why athletes are more likely to carry S. aureus Enterotoxins. This topic is important because staph infections are a serious infections that can cause human diseases.


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