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Table 2 Typing of isolates.

From: An observational prospective study of topical acidified nitrite for killing methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in contaminated wounds

Strain Coagulase test DNASE test Methicillin susceptibility test* Reference lab
MRSA
Phenotype
MRSA Genotype
3 + + - EMRSA 16 variant phage type PF16d
4 + + - EMRSA 16 PF16a
5 + + - EMRSA 16 PF16a
6 + + - EMRSA 16 PF16a
7 + + - EMRSA 16 PF16a
8 + + - EMRSA 16 variant phage type PF16d
9 (MRSA) control + + - **  
1 (MSSA) control + + + **  
  1. * no inhibition zone up to 256 μg/ml for all MRSA strains
  2. ** not done
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