TABLE 1.

MICs (in micrograms per milliliter) for 265 S. aureus strains

DrugMethicillin susceptible (n = 66)Methicillin resistant (n = 199)
RangeMIC50MIC90RangeMIC50MIC90
CB-181963≤0.12-10.510.5-424
Vancomycin0.5-4120.5-25612
Teicoplanin0.25-1612≤0.12-1280.51
Linezolid≤0.25-2220.5-222
Ranbezolid≤0.25-4240.5-824
Tigecycline≤0.06-10.250.5≤0.06-10.250.25
Quinupristin- dalfopristin0.12-10.250.5≤0.06-10.50.5
Levofloxacin0.12->328320.12->328>32