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Table 2 The presence of antiseptic resistance genes in Staphyloccus spp.

From: Frequency of antiseptic resistance genes in clinical staphycocci and enterococci isolates in Turkey

RESISTANCE GENES
(n:49)
MRSA
(n: 10)
MSSA
(n:19)
MRCNS
(n:27)
MSCNS
(n:13)
One gene (n: 30)
qacA/B (n:18) - - 14 4
smr (n:6) - 2 2 2
qacG (n:3) 2 1 - -
qacH (n:0) - - - -
qacJ (n:3) - 1 1 1
Two genes (n: 14)
qacA/B, smr (n:3) - 1 2 -
qacA/B, qacG (n:1) 1 - - -
qacA/B, qacJ (n:3) - - 1 2
qacG,qacJ (n:7) 3 2 2 -
Three genes (n: 5)
qacA/B, qacG, qacJ (n:3) - 1 - 2
smr, qacG, qacJ (n:2) 1 - - 1
  1. MRSA Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus; MSSA Methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus; MRCNS Methicillin-resistant coagulase-negative staphylococci; MSCNS Methicillin-susceptible coagulase-negative staphylococci