Enterobacter cloacae (Jordan) Hormaeche and Edwards (ATCC® BAA-2468)

Strain Designations: 1000654  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Deposited As Enterobacter cloacae
Strain Designations 1000654
Application Multidrug testing
Enteric research
Isolation Human urine
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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Comments
New Delhi metallo-beta-lactamase (NDM-1) positive
blaKPC negative by PCR
blaNDM positive by PCR
Carbepenem-resistant (Imipenem and Ertapenem)
Name of Depositor K Tatum and B Limbago, CDC
Chain of Custody ATCC <-- CDC
Isolation Human urine
References

Gupta N, et al. Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae: epidemiology and prevention. Clin. Infect. Dis. 53(1): 60-67, 2011. PubMed: 21653305

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FAQs
  1. PCR reaction used to verify the strains are bla-NDM positive

    The protocols that we used were provided by the CDC.


    Date Updated: 11/8/2013