TABLE 5.

Susceptibility to antimicrobial agents of A. baumanii lacking or overexpressing an efflux pump

A. baumannii strain or characteristicaMIC (μg/ml)
GENNETOFXCTXMEMTET
CLSI recommended breakpoint concn16328641616
BSAC recommended breakpoint concn241642
BM4454*8641664
BM adeB::pAT794*<0.25448
U10247†280.52
U11177†1664232
  • a *, data extracted from Magnet et al. (112); †, data extracted from Higgins et al. (60).

  • b GEN, gentamicin; NET, netilmicin; OFX, ofloxacin; CTX, cefotaxime; MEM, meropenem; TET, tetracycline.