TABLE 2.

Antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of the five GIM-1 producer isolates from Dusseldorf, Gemany, submitted to the SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program in 2002

Antimicrobial agentsMIC (μg/ml) for strain:
P. aeruginosa 73-5671P. aeruginosa 73-12198P. aeruginosa 73-15553P. aeruginosa 73-15574P. aeruginosa 73-15480E. coli DH5α(pGIM-1)E. coli DH5α(pSCRIPT)
Piperacillin>128>128>128>128>128160.5
Piperacillin-tazobactam>64>64>64>64>64--
Ticarcillin>128>128>128>128>128--
Ticarcillin-clavulanic acid>128>128>128>128>128--
Ceftriaxone>32>32>32>32>321280.125
Ceftazidime>16>16>16>16>162560.125
Cefepime1616>16161640.06
Imipenem>8>8>8>8>80.50.06
Meropenem>8>8>8>8>80.1250.06
Aztreonam881616160.1250.06
Ciprofloxacin>4>4>4>4>4--
Levofloxacin>4>4>4>4>4--
Gatifloxacin>4>4>4>4>4--
Amikacin44161616--
Gentamicin>8>8>8>8>8--
Tobramycin1616>1616>16--
Netilmicin>32>32>32>32>32--
Tetracycline>8>8>8>8>8--
Trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole>2>2>2>2>2--
Polymyxin B22411--
  • a -, Not tested.