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Enterococcus saccharolyticus (Farrow et al.) Rodrigues and Collins (ATCC® 43076)

Strain Designations: NCDO 2594 [CNCTC 16/89, HF 62, JCM 8734]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Deposited As Streptococcus saccharolyticus Farrow et al.
Strain Designations NCDO 2594 [CNCTC 16/89, HF 62, JCM 8734]
Quality control strain
Quality control strain for VITEK® 2 GP card
Straw bedding, England
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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 44: Brain Heart Infusion Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor NCDO - National Collection of Dairy Organisms
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- NCDO - National Collection of Dairy Organisms <-- J Kruze HF 62
Straw bedding, England

Validation list no. 17. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 35: 223-225, 1985.

Farrow JA, et al. Taxonomic studies on Streptococcus bovis and Streptococcus equinus: Description of Streptococcus alactolyticus sp.nov. and Streptococcus saccharolyticus sp.nov.. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 5: 467-482, 1984.

Rodrigues U, Collins MD. Phylogenetic analysis of Streptococcus saccharolyticus based on 16SrRNA sequencing. FEMS Microbiol. Lett. 71: 231-234, 1990.

Validation list no. 36. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 41: 178-179, 1991.

VITEK 2 GP Comprehensive QC Set. bioMerieux.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX109561 Sequence 294 from Patent WO0123604.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U39777 Enterococcus saccharolyticus D-alanine:D-alanine ligase gene, partial cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ387920 Enterococcus saccharolyticus partial sodA gene for superoxide dismutase, strain CIP 103246 T (ATCC 43076).