TABLE 3.

mecA expression

StrainRelative transcriptional unitsa
UIVmOx
3130543.8 ± 126.3337.5 ± 93.31,570.8 ± 591.9
3130V32438.4 ± 168.5639.3 ± 174.81,911.3 ± 1,587.8
5827229.1 ± 232.9125.2 ± 80.81,545.4 ± 489.4
5827V32137.0 ± 68.3270.9 ± 177.3827.9 ± 747.1
5836221.6 ± 179.643.4 ± 75.2287.4 ± 277.1
5836V3281.8 ± 16.3200.7 ± 108.4923.8 ± 224.4
  • a Relative to 16S rRNA. UI, uninduced; Vm, induced with vancomycin; Ox, induced with oxacillin.