TABLE 1.

Some relevant properties of the JH series of S. aureus isolatesa

StrainClinical sourceVancomycin MIC (μg/ml)Growth rate (min of doubling time of OD)PFGEbMLSTc
JH1Blood1.030A01-4-1-4-12-1-28
JH2Blood4.045A01-4-1-4-12-1-28
JH3Blood4.045A01-4-1-4-12-1-28
JH9Blood8.060A01-4-1-4-12-1-28
JH14Heart valve8.060A01-4-1-4-12-1-28
JH15Nare of contact1.030A01-4-1-4-12-1-28
  • a More details are provided in reference 23.

  • b Pulsed-field gel electrophoretic pattern.

  • c Multilocus sequence type.