Table 1.

MICs of erythromycin and lincosamides against bacterial strains

OrganismMICs (μg/ml) of:Origin of strain or reference
ErythromycinLincomycinClindamycin
E. faeciumHM1025>128>128>128This study
E. faeciumHM1025-10.250.250.12Cured derivative of E. faecium HM1025
E. faecalisJH2-20.1282Recipient strain
E. faecalisJH2-2/1025>128>128>128Transconjugant from E. faecium HM1025
E. coliDB10480.25Datta et al. (9)
E. coli DB10/pVMM254648This study
E. coli DB10/pVMM274648This study
S. aureus RN4220/pJIM22460.250.50.06This study
S. aureus RN4220/pVMM260.25640.5This study