Table 2

Overview of Staphyloccocus xylosus isolates screened for mecC

No. of isolates screenedRelevant characteristicsReference
15The Netherlands, bovine milk; oxacillin MIC ≥ 0.5 μg/ml26
20Switzerland, bovine milk; oxacillin MIC ≥ 0.5 μg/mlThis work
5France, various sources13
3Switzerland, horse skin; 2 isolates with oxacillin MIC ≥ 0.5 μg/ml27
70United States, bovine milk and streak canals28 and this work
1United States, human skin; ATCC 2997129