Enterococcus faecalis (Andrewes and Horder) Schleifer and Kilpper-Balz (ATCC® 51575)

Strain Designations: Taxo 239  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations Taxo 239
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Genotype Presence of vanB confirmed by PCR
Type Strain no
Antibiotic Resistance
Resistant to gentamicin, streptomycin and vancomycin
Resistant to vancomycin. Sensitive to teichoplanin.
Comments
Resistant to gentamicin, streptomycin and vancomycin
Genotype Presence of vanB confirmed by PCR
Name of Depositor Becton Dickinson Microbiology Systems
Special Collection NCRR Contract
References

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

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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