Dermacoccus

Dermacoccus

(der'mă-kok'us),
A genus of gram-positive, aerobic cocci found on human skin.
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Der·ma·coc·cus

(dĕr-mă-kok'ŭs)
A genus of gram-positive, aerobic cocci found on human skin.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Occurrence and number of bacteria from the Micrococcus, Kocuria, Nesterenkonia, Kytococcus and Dermacoccus genera on skin and mucous membranes in humans.
The pressure-tolerant bacterium, Dermacoccus abyssi, produced a mystery chemical compound that has now been identified using a scanning technique developed by IBM Research in Switzerland.
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