TABLE 1.

MICs of antimicrobial agents against the PA-VRSA isolate

TargetClassAntibacterialMIC (μg/ml)
Cell wallGlycopeptideVancomycin32
Teicoplanin8
Oritavancin0.25
TD-64240.5
β-LactamPenicillin G32
Oxacillin>64
Imipenem4
Meropenem16
Ertapenem32
Faropenem16
RWJ544280.5
Cell membraneLipopeptideDaptomycin0.5
RibosomeMacrolideErythromycin>64
Clarithromycin>64
AzolideAzithromycin>64
KetolideTelithromycin>64
LincosamideClindamycin>64
StreptograminQuinupristin-dalfopristin1
AminoglycosideKanamycin>64
Gentamicin64
Tobramycin>64
Amikacin32
TetracyclineTetracycline64
Minocycline0.12
GlycylcyclineTigecycline0.12
OxazolidinoneLinezolid1
Ranbezolid1
TopoisomeraseQuinoloneCiprofloxacin>64
Levofloxacin32
Gatifloxacin8
Moxifloxacin4
Clinafloxacin2
Sitafloxacin1
Garenoxacin2
RNA polymeraseRifampicinRifampin≤0.06
Folic acid metabolismTrimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole0.25
DiaminopyrimidineIclaprim0.25