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Table 1 FAME activity in tested bacteria

From: Characterization of fatty acid modifying enzyme activity in staphylococcal mastitis isolates and other bacteria

Species No. of strains tested No. of strains with FAME activity (%) Relative range of FAME activity at 25 h
S. aureus 6 5 (83) 0–187*
Escherichia coli 2 0 (0) 0
Streptococcus uberis 1 0 (0) 0
Coagulase Negative Staphylococci
S. capitis 1 1 (100) 19–47*
S. caprae 3 3(100) 13–42*
S. chromogenes 15 4(27) 0–22*
S. epidermidis 2 2 (100) 4–6*
S. equorum 1 0 (0) 0
S. gallinarum 1 0 (0) 0
S. haemolyticus 8 4 (50) 0–21*
S. hominis 1 1 (100) 1–10*
S. hyicus 3 2 (67) 0–7*
S. sciuri 2 0 (0) 0
S. simulans 5 5 (100) 10–35*
S. succinus 2 1 (50) 0–5*
S. xylosus 6 4 (67) 0–172*
Total CNS 50 27 (54) 0–172
  1. *Percent esterification compared to a standard with significant activity P < 0.05 from negative control.