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Table 1 Pearson correlation coefficient between antimicrobial resistance or 16S-rRN A genes in fecal deposits from cattle fed no (control) subtherapeutic antimicrobial agentsa.

From: Longitudinal characterization of antimicrobial resistance genes in feces shed from cattle fed different subtherapeutic antibiotics

  tet(C) tet(L) tet(M) tet(W) sul1 sul2 erm(A) erm(B) erm(F) erm(T) erm(X) 16S-rRNA
tet(B) 0.29 0.08 0.22 -0.10 0.40* 0.47* 0.34 0.26 0.30 0.24 0.45* 0.41*
tet(C)   0.13 0.44* 0.03 0.12 0.29 0.17 0.44* 0.04 0.52* 0.43* 0.23
tet(L)    0.49* 0.62* 0.05 -0.06 0.46* 0.65* 0.34 0.24 0.31 0.29
tet(M)     0.56* 0.39* 0.36* 0.70* 0.66* 0.52* 0.74* 0.64* 0.76*
tet(W)      -0.32 -0.42* 0.18 0.37* 0.53* 0.37* 0.11 0.31
sul1       0.92* 0.78* 0.36* 0.20 0.36* 0.61* 0.64*
sul2        0.71* 0.41* 0.20 0.45* 0.72* 0.59*
erm(A)         0.72* 0.46* 0.63* 0.78* 0.74*
erm(B)          0.39* 0.67* 0.77* 0.50*
erm(F)           0.54* 0.32 0.70*
erm(T)            0.70* 0.66*
erm(X)             0.59*
  1. a. Analysis was performed across time points, described in the Materials and Methods. Values were log-transformed before correlations analysis. *, P ≤ 0.05.