Daptomycin activity against uncommonly isolated streptococcal and other gram-positive species groups.

@article{Sader2013DaptomycinAA,
  title={Daptomycin activity against uncommonly isolated streptococcal and other gram-positive species groups.},
  author={H{\'e}lio S. Sader and Robert K. Flamm and David John Farrell and Ronald N. Jones},
  journal={Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy},
  year={2013},
  volume={57 12},
  pages={6378-80}
}
A total of 1,356 clinical isolates were tested against daptomycin by broth microdilution methods. Daptomycin was active against seven groups of viridans group streptococci (MIC50 and MIC90 values ranging from ≤0.06 and ≤0.06 μg/ml [Streptococcus bovis and Streptococcus dysgalactiae] to 0.5 and 1 μg/ml [Streptococcus mitis, Streptococcus oralis, and… CONTINUE READING