Table 2.

GRE isolated by direct plating and after broth enrichment

Gene(s)No. (%) of isolates isolated by the following methods:
Both direct plating and after enrichmentAfter broth enrichment onlyBoth methods
vanA 11 (57.9)8 (42.1)19 (44.2)a
vanC1 orvanC2 12 (50.0)12 (50.0)24 (55.8)b
Total23 (53.4)20 (46.5)43 (100)
  • a Thirteen E. faecium and sixE. faecalis isolates.

  • b Nineteen E. gallinarum and fiveE. casseliflavus isolates.