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Table 3 Methicillin resistance determinants mecA of donor and recipient transconjugants

From: In vitro transfer of methicillin resistance determinants mecA from methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) to methicillin susceptible Staphylococcus aureus (MSSA)

SN Cell type Concentration of Antibiotic mecA
1 Donor transconjugants 100 μg/mL 9/12 (75%)
Recipient transconjugants 100 μg/mL 7/12 (58.3%)
2 Donor transconjugants 50 μg/mL 8/13 (61.5%)
Recipient transconjugants 50 μg/mL 8/13 (61.5%)
3 Donor transconjugants 30 μg/mL 7/15 (46.2%)
Recipient transconjugants 30 μg/mL 5/15 (33.33%)