Enterococcus casseliflavus Collins et al. (ATCC® 700668)

Strain Designations: UC73  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations UC73
Isolation
Blood - human
Chicago Illinois, United States
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2

Biosafety  classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Genotype Presence of vanC-2/3 confirmed by PCR RefPatel R, et al. Multiplex PCR Detection of vanA, vanB, vanC-1, and vanC-2/3 Genes in Enterococci. J. Clin. Microbiol. 35(3): 703-707, 1997. PubMed: 9041416
Type Strain no
Antibiotic Resistance
Resistant to gentamicins gentamicin
Intermediate resistance to Vancomycin. Sensitive to Teichoplanin
Comments
Presence of vanC-2/3 confirmed by PCR based on protocol described in Patel et al.
Medium ATCC® Medium 44: Brain Heart Infusion Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Genotype Presence of vanC-2/3 confirmed by PCR RefPatel R, et al. Multiplex PCR Detection of vanA, vanB, vanC-1, and vanC-2/3 Genes in Enterococci. J. Clin. Microbiol. 35(3): 703-707, 1997. PubMed: 9041416
Name of Depositor J Chow
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--J Chow<<--D.F. Sahm
Isolation
Blood - human
Chicago Illinois, United States
References

Tsai SF, et al. A new high-level gentamicin resistance gene, aph(2'')-Id, in Enterococcus spp.. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 42: 1229-1232, 1998. PubMed: 9593155

Sahm DF, Gilmore MS. Transferability and genetic relatedness of high-level gentamicin resistance among enterococci. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 38: 1194-1196, 1994. PubMed: 8067764

human blood, Chicago

Patel R, et al. Multiplex PCR Detection of vanA, vanB, vanC-1, and vanC-2/3 Genes in Enterococci. J. Clin. Microbiol. 35(3): 703-707, 1997. PubMed: 9041416

Patel R, et al. Multiplex PCR Detection of vanA, vanB, vanC-1, and vanC-2/3 Genes in Enterococci. J. Clin. Microbiol. 35(3): 703-707, 1997. PubMed: 9041416

Patel R, et al. Multiplex PCR Detection of vanA, vanB, vanC-1, and vanC-2/3 Genes in Enterococci. J. Clin. Microbiol. 35(3): 703-707, 1997. PubMed: 9041416

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF016483 aph(2")-Id sequence

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