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Table 2 Antibiotypes among MSSA and MRSA and their relationship with spa types

From: Nasopharyngeal carriage, spa types and antibiotic susceptibility profiles of Staphylococcus aureus from healthy children less than 5 years in Eastern Uganda

 AntibiotypeResistance profileNo. isolates showing this pattern (%)Major spa types (frequency)SCCmec type (frequency)
MSSAS1PEN-TET17 (17.2)t064 (4), t4353 (3), t645 (2), t355 (1)Not applicable
S2PEN-TET-ERY11 (11.1)t002 (3), t645 (1), t078 (1), t4353 (1), t2168 (1)
S3PEN-TET-GEN9 (9.1)t318 (1), t213 (1), t1476 (1)
S4PEN6 (6.1)t002 (1), t645 (1), t4353 (1)
S5TET6 (6.1)t4353 (1)
S6PEN-TET-CHL-GEN4 (4.4)t645 (1)
S7PEN-TET-SXT4 (4.4)t002 (1), t1456 (1)
S8PEN-TET-SXT-CHL3 (3)
S9PEN-SXT-ERY-CLI-MUP3 (3)
S10PEN-TET-CHL2 (2)t645 (1), t4353 (1)
S11TET-SXT-CHL2 (2)t3662 (1), t10394 (1)
S12PEN-TET-ERY-CHL2 (2)t064 (1), t3092 (1)
S13PEN-SXT2 (2)t4353 (1)
S14PEN-TET-SXT-ERY2 (2)t645 (1)
S38- (Pan-susceptible)3 (3)t064 (1)
MRSAR1PEN-FOX-TET-SXT-ERY-CHL-GEN7 (15.6)- (4), t064 (3)I (4), IV (3)
R2PEN-FOX-TET-SXT-ERY-CHL-GEN-CIP4 (9)I (3), IV (1)
R3PEN-FOX-TET-SXT-ERY-CHL-GEN4 (9)I (3), IV (1)
R4PEN-PEN-TET-SXT-ERY3 (6.7)t002 (1), t064 (1)I (1), II (1), IV (1)
R5PEN-FOX-TET-SXT-ERY-CIP3 (6.7)t064 (1)IV (3)
R6PEN-FOX-TET-SXT-ERY-GEN2 (4.4)t064 (1)I (1), IV (1)
  1. Shown are antibiotypes depicted by two or more isolates. Antibiotypes depicted by only one isolate are shown in Additional file 1: Table S1
  2. FOX cefoxitin, PEN penicillin, TET tetracycline, SXT trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole or co-trimoxazole, ERY erythromycin, CHL chloramphenicol, GEN gentamicin, CIP ciprofloxacin, CLI clindamycin, RIF rifampicin, MUP Mupirocin High level, VAN vancomycin, LZD linezolid, MSSA Methicillin susceptible S. aureus, MRSA Methicillin resistant S. aureus