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Table 2 Association of drug resistance to isoniazid and rifampicin with spoligotypes

From: Mycobacterium tuberculosisspoligotypes and drug susceptibility pattern of isolates from tuberculosis patients in peri-urban Kampala, Uganda

  No. (%) strains
  Spoligotypes All
Characteristic LAM9 T2 Beijing Others spoligotypes
Sensitivity to two key drugsa 6 (1.7) 221 (64.2) 3 (0.9) 86 (25) 316 (91.8)
Multidrug resistance 1 (0.3) 13 (3.8) 0 (0) 1 (0.3) 15 (4.4)
Isoniazid resistanceb 2 (0.6) 7 (2.0) 1 (0.3) 3 (0.9) 13 (3.8)
Rifampicin resistanceb 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Total 9 241 4 90 344
  1. aIsoniazid and Rifampicin; bother than MDR