commensalism

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the relation between two different kinds of organisms when one receives benefits from the other without damaging it

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Fermentation of Propionibacterium acnes , a commensal bacterium in the human skin microbiome, as skin probiotics against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus .
zooepidemicus is a commensal bacterium that can cause respiratory, wound, and uterine infections (2).
K, Inducible Foxp3+ regulatory T-cell development by a commensal bacterium of the intestinal microbiota.
2008) Faecalibacterium prausnitzii is an anti-inflammatory commensal bacterium identified by gut microbiota analysis of Crohn disease patients.
TV Teisseria sicca/subflava is a known commensal bacterium of the upper respiratory tract and has rarely been found to cause meningitis, endocarditis, or bacteremia (1,2).