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Enterococcus faecalis (Andrewes and Horder) Schleifer and Kilpper-Balz (ATCC® 700802)

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Strain Designations: V583  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations V583
Human Blood from a patient, St. Louis Missouri, United States, 1987
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.

Antigenic Properties Lancefield's group D
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
Genome Sequenced Strain

Enterococcus faecalis V583, complete genome

Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties Lancefield's group D
Antibiotic Resistance
Resistant to gentamicins gentamicin
Resistant to vancomycin
Sensitive to daptomycin
Sensitive to streptomycin
Genome sequenced strain
Presence of vanB gene confirmed by PCR.
Sensitive to streptomycin
Resistant to gentamicin
Resistant to vancomycin
Sensitive to daptomycin
Medium ATCC® Medium 44: Brain Heart Infusion Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor MS Gilmore
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- MS Gilmore <-- D Sahm
Human Blood from a patient, St. Louis Missouri, United States, 1987

Sahm DF, et al. In vitro susceptibility studies of vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecalis. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 33: 1588-1591, 1989. PubMed: 2554802

Paulsen IT, et al. Role of mobile DNA in the evolution of vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecalis. Science. 299(5615): 2071-2074, 2003. PubMed: 12663927

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AE016830 Enterococcus faecalis V583, complete genome

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AE016831 Enterococcus faecalis V583 plasmid pTEF2, complete sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AE016832 Enterococcus faecalis V583 plasmid pTEF3, complete sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AE016833 Enterococcus faecalis V583 plasmid pTEF1, complete sequence

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
Basic Documentation
  1. Accessing genome sequencing data

    Date Updated: 9/30/2019

  2. Criteria for reference quality genomes

    Date Updated: 9/30/2019