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Table 2 Occurrence of EPEC conjugative multiresistance plasmid loci and plasmid replicons among EPEC isolates from Brazil

From: Genetic elements associated with antimicrobial resistance in enteropathogenic Escherichia coli (EPEC) from Brazil

Gene or Replicon No. (%) of isolates positive:
  tEPEC
( n = 70)
aEPEC
( n = 79)
Conjugative genes   
traI 11 (15.7) 3 (3.8)
traC 7 (10) 2 (2.5)
traI+traC 21 (30) 4 (5.1)
Class 1 integrons   
aadA1 12 (17.1) 1 (1.3)
sulII 25 (35.7) 3 (3.8)
tetA 14 (20) 0
Cat 13 (18.6) 1 (1.3)
merA 3 (4.3) 0
Replicons   
B/O 1 (1.4) 1 (1.3)
FIC 0 1 (1.3)
A/C 1 (1.4) 3 (3.8)
P 1 (1.4) 0
T 0 0
K/B 11 (15.7) 15 (18.9)
W 3 (4.3) 21 (26.6)
FHA 0 0
FIA 0 0
FIB 32 (45.7) 23 (29.1)
Y 0 1 (1.3)
I1 11 (15.7) 3 (3.8)
Frep 1 (1.4) 17 (21.5)
X 0 0
HI1 0 0
N 0 0
HI2 0 0
L/M 0 0