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Table 4 Antibiotic susceptibility profile and mecA status of donor, recipient and transconjugants

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

Cell type ID   Antibiotic susceptibility profiles mecA
OX1 CPD10 FOX3O E15 N10 AML25 TGC15 LEV
Donor SEQ5 R S S R R R S S +
Recipient SCH4 S S S S S S S R
(D)Transconjugants E30 R R S S R R R S
(R)Transconjugants T30 R S S S R R R S
Donor SEQ5 R S S R R R S S +
Recipient cell SEQ1 S S S S S S S S
(D)Transconjugant E30 S I S S R R R S
(R)Transconjugant T30 S S S I R R R S
Donor cells SEV1 R S R R R R S S +
Recipient cells SEQ1 S S R S R S R S
(D)Transconjugants E30 R R R R R R R S
(R)Transconjugants T30 R R R R R R R S
Donor SEQ5 R S S R R R S S +
Recipient SCH4 R S S S S S R S +
(D)Transconjugants E50 ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
(R)Transconjugants T50 S S S S R R R S
Donor SEQ5 R S S R R R S S +
Recipient cell SEQ1 S S R S R S R S
(D)Transconjugant E50 ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
(R)Transconjugant T50 R I S I R R R S +
Donor cells SEV1 R S R R R R S S +
Recipient cells SEQ1 S S R S R S R S
(D)Transconjugants E50 R R R R R R R S
(R)Transconjugants T50 R R R R R R R S
Donor SEQ5 R S S R R R S S +
Recipient SCH4 R S S S S S R S +
(D)Transconjugants E100 ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
(R)Transconjugants T100 S S S S R R R S
Donor SEQ5 ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Recipient cell SEQ1 ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
(D)Transconjugant E100 ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
(R)Transconjugant T100 ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Donor cells SEV1 ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Recipient cells SEQ1 ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
(D)Transconjugants E100 ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
(R)Transconjugants T100 ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
  1. ND Not determined, SH Staphylococcus human isolate, SDG staphylococcus dog isolate, SCH staphylococcus chicken isolate, SEV staphylococcus environmental isolate, SEQ staphylococcus equine/horse isolate, 100, 50, 30 concentration of antibiotics in μg/mL, D donors, R recipients, D Transconjugants donor transconjugants, R Transconjugants recipient transconjugants, R resistance, S susceptible, I intermediate resistance, E15 erythromycin, CPD10 cefpodoxime, Lev1 levofloxacin, TGC15 tigecycline