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TableĀ 2 Distribution of 40 biofilm forming strains of Staphylococcus epidermidis according to clinical samples

From: Prevalence of virulence genes of biofilm producing strains of Staphylococcus epidermidis isolated from clinical samples in Iran

Clinical sample No. of strains according to degree of biofilm formation P value
High Moderate Weak
No % No % No %
Urine 16 40 8 20 5 12.5 <0.05
Blood culture 2 5 1 2.5 0 0 <0.05
Dialysis catheter 4 10 3 7.5 1 2.5 <0.05
Total 22 55 12 30 6 15 <0.05