Enterococcus flavescens Pompei et al. (ATCC® 49996)

Strain Designations: Ca 2 [CCM 4239]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations Ca 2 [CCM 4239]
Sepsis in diabetic patient, Cagliari, Italy
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 yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 44: Brain Heart Infusion Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor R Pompei
Sepsis in diabetic patient, Cagliari, Italy

Pompei R, et al. Characterization of yellow-pigmented enterococci from severe human infections [published erratum appears in J. Clin. Microbiol. 30: 3302, 1992]. J. Clin. Microbiol. 29: 2884-2886, 1991. PubMed: 1757566

Pompei R, et al. Enterococcus flavescens sp. nov., a new species of enterococci of clinical origin [published erratum appears in Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43: 190, 1993]. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 42: 365-369, 1992. PubMed: 1503970

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX110331 Sequence 1064 from Patent WO0123604.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ387914 Enterococcus flavescens partial sodA gene for superoxide dismutase, strain CIP 103525 T (ATCC 49996).

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