Enterococcus faecalis (Andrewes and Horder) Schleifer and Kilpper-Balz (ATCC® 51575)

Strain Designations: Taxo 239  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations Taxo 239
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 Presence of vanB confirmed by PCR
Type Strain no
Antibiotic Resistance
Resistant to gentamicin, streptomycin, and vancomycin
Sensitive to teichoplanin.
Comments
Resistant to gentamicin, streptomycin, and vancomycin
Genotype Presence of vanB confirmed by PCR
Name of Depositor Becton Dickinson Microbiology Systems
Special Collection NCRR Contract
References

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