TABLE 6.

Characteristics of chemical mutant I64 complemented with M. smegmatis mshC gene

M. smegmatis strain% MSHMIC (μg/ml)Zone of inhibition (mm)
IsoniazidErythromycinVancomycinMenadione (0.5 μmol)Nitrofurantoin (1.0 μmol)
mc21551006128612 ± 15 ± 0
I641-532321.918 ± 212 ± 2
I64::psodmshC2006128612 ± 16 ± 1