TABLE 1.

Strains used in this study

Strain (pulsotype)aSCCmec typeDescriptionMIC (μg/ml)Reference(s)
DAPOX
CB1118 (USA400)IVSelected in vitro by serial passage in DAP0.52415, 29
CB2205 (USA400)IVSelected in vitro by serial passage in DAP86
MRSA 11/11 (USA300)*IVClinical endocarditis isolate0.383231
REF2145 (USA300)*IVClinical endocarditis isolate46
CB1482 (USA500)IVClinical bloodstream isolate0.56415
CB184 (USA500)IVClinical bloodstream isolate216
BMC1001 (USA500)IVClinical bloodstream isolate0.5>256This study
BMC1002 (USA500)IVClinical bloodstream isolate2128
CB5053 (USA100)*IIClinical bloodstream isolate0.564This study
CB5054 (USA100)*IIClinical bloodstream isolate224
CB5035 (USA100)IIClinical bloodstream isolate0.38192This study
CB5036 (USA100)IIClinical bloodstream isolate296
  • a *, strain used in the in vivo endocarditis studies.