Table 2.

Northern blot analysis of mecA induction with oxacillin

Strain% of maximal mecA induction at oxacillin concna:
0.1 μg/ml0.3 μg/ml0.5 μg/ml
SE42176586
SE42ΔmecI 100NDb ND
SE20378797
SE20ΔmecI 95NDND
SE53528194
SE53ΔmecI 94NDND
  • a Maximal mecA transcript normalized to SE42ΔmecI.

  • b ND, not determined.