Effect of Cold on the Presence of Staphylococcus aureus in the External Nares of the Rat

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Science  31 Jan 1964:
Vol. 143, Issue 3605, pp. 487
DOI: 10.1126/science.143.3605.487


There is an increase in the recovery from the external nares of rats exposed to cold of colonies of Staphylococcus aureus that ferment mannitol and produce coagulase.