Skip to main content

Table 1 Drug resistance of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates stratified by lineage, Ethiopiaa

From: Line-probe assay and molecular typing reveal a potential drug resistant clone of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Ethiopia

Lineage Number of isolates Susceptible (%) Resistant only to RMP (%) Resistant only to INH (%) Resistant to both RMP and INH (MDR) (%)
L1 7 7 (100) 0 0 0
L3 41 39 (95.2) 1 (2.4) 1 (2.4) 0
L4 88 76 (86.4) 1 (1.1) 6 (6.8) 5 (5.7)
L7 25 25 (100) 0 0 0
All 161 147 (91.4) 2 (1.2) 7 (4.3) 5 (3.1)
  1. aDrug sensitivity was determined with the line probe assay GenoType MTBDRplus