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Table 3 Distribution of aminoglycoside modifying enzyme-encoding genes among Enterococcus species with high-level aminoglycoside resistance

From: Detection of high level aminoglycoside resistance genes among clinical isolates of Enterococcus species

HLAR MIC and detection of genes by PCRDistribution of HLAR in Enterococcus spp. (N = 50)
E. faecalis (30)E. faecium (15)E. gallinarum (4)E. casseliflavus (1)Total (N)
HLGR (MIC)21152139
HLGR (gene detection)
aac(6)-Ie-aph(2)-Ia1780126
aph(2)-Ib00000
aph(2)-Ic00000
aph(2)-Id00000
HLSR (MIC)23103137
HLSR (gene detection)
aph(3′)-IIIa18112132
  1. • Data are presented as numbers (N)
  2. HLAR high-level aminoglycoside resistance, HLGR high-level gentamycin resistance, HLSR high-level streptomycin resistance