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Volume 24, Number 3—March 2018

Whole-Genome Analysis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis from Patients with Tuberculous Spondylitis, Russia

Ekaterina ChernyaevaComments to Author , Mikhail Rotkevich, Ksenia Krasheninnikova, Andrey Yurchenko, Anna Vyazovaya, Igor Mokrousov, Natalia Solovieva, Viacheslav Zhuravlev, Piotr Yablonsky, and Stephen J. O’Brien
Author affiliations: St. Petersburg State University, St. Petersburg, Russia (E. Chernyaeva, M. Rotkevich, K. Krasheninnikova, A. Yurchenko, P. Yablonsky, S.J. O’Brien); St. Petersburg Research Institute of Phthisiopulmonology, St. Petersburg (E. Chernyaeva, N. Solovieva, V. Zhuravlev, P. Yablonsky); University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, UK (A. Yurchenko); St. Petersburg Pasteur Institute, St. Petersburg (A. Vyazovaya, I. Mokrousov); Nova Southeastern University, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, USA (S.J. O’Brien)

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Mutations associated with drug resistance detected in Mycobacterium tuberculosis genomes

Tuberculosis drug
Gene variant
No. strains with confirmed drug resistance
Drug-resistant strains, %
katG S315T 52 100
fabG-inhA-15 1
katG S315T 2
rpoB S450L 40 100
rpoB D435V 2
rpoB H445D 1
rpoB H445R 1
rpoB D574E
rpsL K43R 33 96.4
rpsL K88R 5
gid G48G 1
gid G34G 1
gyrA D94N 1 81.8
gyrA D94Y 1
gyrA D94G 5
gyrA D94A
embA-16 4 72.7
embA-8 1
embB M3061 2
embB S3471 1
embB N399T 1
embB G406D 2
embB G406A 2
embB A453A 1
embB Q497R
rpsA D123A 1 55.6
rpsA A412V 1
pncA L159R 1
pncA C138R 1
pncA T135P 1
pncA V130E 1
pncA Q122Stop 1
pncA Y103Stop 2
pncA G97S
Kanamycin eis-37 4 55.0
eis-14 3
eis-10 4

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