TABLE 8 

Association between mouse characteristics and prevalence of AMR genes

AMR geneMouse characteristicsaORa95% confidence intervalP valueb
Lower limitUpper limit
mecAMale vs female1.550.2416.450.65
Wt1.320.822.060.24
Length0.240.022.710.24
qnrBMale vs female2.851.257.220.01*
Wt0.960.801.160.70
Length1.640.654.250.29
blaSHVMale vs female0.810.203.330.77
Wt0.720.481.020.06
Length8.701.6054.650.01*
blaACT/MIRMale vs female1.931.163.250.01*
Wt1.110.991.250.07
Length0.770.431.360.37
  • a Adjusted odds ratio (aOR) was calculated using Firth logistic regression analysis.

  • b Statistically significant associations are marked with an asterisk (familywise error rate controlled at 0.05 level).