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Table 1 Distribution of morphotypes in the CR agar plate assay, and biofilm production by the different morphotypes as indicated by A595 in the microtiter plate assay. Means with same letter are not statistically different (p > 0.05)

From: Biofilm forming properties of quinolone resistant Escherichia coli from the broiler production chain and their dynamics in mixed biofilms

Morpho-typeNo% of allMean A595 ± SDMin. A595Max. A595
RDAR11069.61.505A ± 0.964−0.0023.333
BDAR4226.60.610B ± 0.764−0.0272.744
PDAR53.20.143B ± 0.1200.0100.261
SAW10.60.083
ALL158100.01.215 ± 1.000−0.0273.333
  1. Min. Minimum, Max. Maximum, SD Standard deviation.