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Table 1 Disc diffusion assay

From: Diverse modulation of spa transcription by cell wall active antibiotics in Staphylococcus aureus

Class Group Antibiotics rnaIII spa hla
Aminoglycosides   amikacin - - -
   kanamycin - - -
   gentamycin - - -
   spectinomycin - - -
   streptomycin - - -
   tobramycin - - -
Fluoroquinolones   ciprofloxacin, + + +
   enfrofloxacin + + +
ß-lactams Penicillins ampicillin + + +
   amoxicillin/clavulanic acid + + +
   penicillin V + + +
   oxacillin + + +
   ticarcillin + + +
  Cephalosporins cefalotin (1st) + + +
   cefamandole (2nd) + + +
   cefoxitin (2nd) + + +
   cefepime (2nd) + - +
   cefuroxime (2nd) + - +
   cefotaxime (3rd) + - +
   ceftazidime (3rd) + + +
   cefixime (3rd) + + +