Enterococcus faecalis (Andrewes and Horder) Schleifer and Kilpper-Balz (ATCC® 49533)

Strain Designations: UWH 1936  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations UWH 1936
Blood, Wisconsin
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
Genotype No vancomycin resistance genes detected by PCR
Type Strain no
Antibiotic Resistance Gentamicin sensitive
Vancomycin sensitive
Teicoplanin sensitive
Streptomycin resistant
Genotype No vancomycin resistance genes detected by PCR
Name of Depositor CA Spiegel
Blood, Wisconsin

Spiegel CA. Laboratory detection of high-level aminoglycoside-aminocyclitol resistance in Enterococcus spp.. J. Clin. Microbiol. 26: 2270-2274, 1988. PubMed: 3148633

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