Table 2

Association of drug resistance to isoniazid and rifampicin with spoligotypes

No. (%) strains


Spoligotypes

All


Characteristic

LAM9

T2

Beijing

Others

spoligotypes


Sensitivity to two key drugsa

6 (1.7)

221 (64.2)

3 (0.9)

86 (25)

316 (91.8)

Multidrug resistance

1 (0.3)

13 (3.8)

0 (0)

1 (0.3)

15 (4.4)

Isoniazid resistanceb

2 (0.6)

7 (2.0)

1 (0.3)

3 (0.9)

13 (3.8)

Rifampicin resistanceb

0 (0)

0 (0)

0 (0)

0 (0)

0 (0)

Total

9

241

4

90

344


aIsoniazid and Rifampicin; bother than MDR

Asiimwe et al. BMC Infectious Diseases 2008 8:101   doi:10.1186/1471-2334-8-101

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