Table 5 The proportion of antibiotic resistant genes in isolates recovered from general public setting and public areas in hospitals that possessed the mecA gene.

From: Whole genome sequencing revealed new molecular characteristics in multidrug resistant staphylococci recovered from high frequency touched surfaces in London

Antibiotic resistance genesGeneral public settingsPublic areas in hospitalsBarnard Exact test
Total number of samples WGS (N = 8)Total number of isolate WGS (N = 35)
% of total number of samples% of total number of samplesDifferenceP value
NWGSNWGS
blaZ787.53291.433.931
tetK337.5514.2923.210.1810
ant(4)-Ib4501237.1412.860.8026
AAC(6')-Ie-APH(2)-Ia4501131.4318.570.4519
aph3-IIIa337.50037.50.0024
lnuA337.512.8634.640.0116
DfrG450182.8647.140.0031
DfrC001251.4351.430.0238
fusB625225.710.711.0000
fusC112.5205.716.790.8026
qacB225957.1432.140.1808
msrA450025.7124.290.2078
Sat4A112.57012.50.1664
mphC225172051.0000
norA00548.5748.570.0238
mgrA00314.2914.290.3686
ermA00128.578.570.5992
ermC00734.2934.290.1664
mupA00620200.1945
cat00117.1417.140.2668
vgaA0022.862.860.8160
vgaB0025.715.710.8026
vatB0025.715.710.8026