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Enterococcus ratti Teixeira et al. (ATCC® 700914)

Strain Designations: CDC 2705-87 [CCUG 43228, CIP 107173, Etheridge Rat 3, NCIMB 13635, SS-1494]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations CDC 2705-87 [CCUG 43228, CIP 107173, Etheridge Rat 3, NCIMB 13635, SS-1494]
Neonatal rat with diarrhea, 1992
Biosafety Level 1

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
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 260: Trypticase soy agar/broth with defibrinated sheep blood
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor RR Facklam
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--RR Facklam<<--M.E. Etheridge
Neonatal rat with diarrhea, 1992
Year of Origin 1992

Teixeira LM, et al. Enterococcus porcinus sp. nov. and Enterococcus ratti sp. nov., associated with enteric disorders in animals. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51: 1737-1743, 2001. PubMed: 11594604

type strain

Richard R Facklam, personal communication

type strain

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