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Table 2 Antibacterial spectra of RP-HPLC-purified elgicin compounds

From: Gene cluster analysis for the biosynthesis of elgicins, novel lantibiotics produced by paenibacillus elgii B69

Indicator Strain Diameter of Inhibition (mm)
  Elgicinsa Polymyxin Bb
Staphyloccus epidermidis CMCC 26069 8 18
Staphylococcus aureus ATCC 43300 8 15
Staphylococcus aureus ATCC 25923 0 0
Bacillus subtilis CGMCC 1.1470 0 10
Pseudomonas aeruginosa ATCC 27853 7 12
Escherichia coli ATCC 35218 9 10
Proteus vulgaris CMCC 49027 8 0
  1. aThe amount of elgicins is 150 μg per disk.
  2. bThe amount of polymyxin B is 30 μg per disk.