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Table 2 Characteristics of the 81 MRSAa ST398 isolates detected in the 140 pig farmers (PF) from the 83 farms tested

From: Prevalence of colonization by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus ST398 in pigs and pig farm workers in an area of Catalonia, Spain

spa types of isolates Number of isolates Number of positive farms/ % of resistance for non-beta-lactam antibioticsb
number of positive PFs TET ERY CLI CIP GEN TOB SXT
t011 55 13/55 100 90.9 100 34.5 27.2 18.1 25.4
t1456 3 3/3 100 100 100 100 0 0 0
t1451 6 6/6 100 100 100 100 0 33.3 16.6
t108 5 4/5 100 100 100 60 0 20 60
t943 1 1/1 100 100 100 100 0 0 0
t1197 4 3/4 100 75 100 100 25 25 75
t034 5 4/5 100 80 100 60 0 60 40
t2346 2 2/2 100 100 100 0 0 0 0
  1. aAll MRSA isolates showed susceptibility to vancomycin, daptomycin, linezolid, mupirocin and rifampicin
  2. bAntimicrobials: TET, tetracycline; ERY, erythromycin; CLI, clindamycin; GEN, gentamicin; CIP, ciprofloxacin; SXT, trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole; TOB: tobramycin