This article aims to review what is currently known of the host and bacterial factors determining S. aureus nasal carriage, including recent developments and future prospects.

Bacterial factors, Host factors, Prevention, Staphylococcus aureus nasal carriage,
The Netherlands Journal of Medicine
Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

Nouwen, J.L, van Belkum, A.F, & Verbrugh, H.A. (2001). Determinants of Staphylococcus aureus nasal carriage. The Netherlands Journal of Medicine (Vol. 59, pp. 126–133). doi:10.1016/S0300-2977(01)00150-4