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Table 4 Minimum inhibitory concentrations (MICs) (%v/v) of honeys against clinical isolates of MRSA and ATCC standard strains

From: In vitro evaluation of methicillin-resistant and methicillin-sensitive Staphylococcus aureus susceptibility to Saudi honeys

Code no.BacteriaManukaSumraSimulated
977414MRSA-sputum14 ± 0.0*12 ± 0.035 ± 0.0
948815MRSA-pleural fluid14.6 ± 0.512 ± 0.035 ± 0.0
930401MRSA-blood14 ± 0.012 ± 0.035 ± 0.0
963905MRSA-blood14 ± 0.012 ± 0.035 ± 0.0
897648MRSA-blood14 ± 0.012 ± 0.035 ± 0.0
574577MRSA-eye swab14 ± 0.012 ± 0.035 ± 0.0
979101MRSA-wound swab14 ± 0.012 ± 0.035 ± 0.0
979638MRSA-skin swab14 ± 0.012 ± 0.035 ± 0.0
495310MRSA-bronchial washing14 ± 0.012 ± 0.035 ± 0.0
633489MRSA- wound swab14 ± 0.012 ± 0.035 ± 0.0
ATCC 43300MRSA14 ± 0.012 ± 0.035 ± 0.0
ATCC 29213MSSA14 ± 0.012 ± 0.035 ± 0.0
ATCC 25922Escherichia coli15 ± 0.015 ± 0.030 ± 0.0
  1. *Mean of triplicate, with standard deviation