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Table 2 Distribution of resistance genes in studied organisms

From: Evaluation of co-transfer of plasmid-mediated fluoroquinolone resistance genes and blaNDM gene in Enterobacteriaceae causing neonatal septicaemia

Resistance Markers Total (n = 73) E. coli (n = 16) K. pneumoniae (n = 55) Enterobacter sp. (n = 2) P value (E. coli/ K.pn.)
bla NDM 34 (47%) 6 (38%) 27 (49%) 1 0.5938
PMQR (number) 59 (81%) 7 (44%) 50 (91%) 2 0.0001
aac(6′)-Ib-cr 52 (71%) 7 (44%) 44 (80%) 1 0.0117
qnrB 37 (51%) 0 (0%) 35 (64%) 2 0.0001
qnrS 2 (3%) 0 (0%) 2 (4%) 0 0.4391
oqxAB 55 (75%) 2 (13%) 53 (96%) 0 0.0001
bla CTX-M 48 (66%) 8 (50%) 38 (69%) 2 0.2671
bla TEM 31 (42%) 11 (69%) 20 (36%) 0 0.0442
bla SHV 36 (49%) 2 (13%) 34 (62%) 0 0.0014
bla OXA 48 (66%) 7 (44%) 39 (71%) 2 0.0883
aac(6′)-Ib 18 (25%) 0 (0%) 18 (33%) 0 0.0202
  1. Statistically significant P values are underlined