Enterococcus faecium (ATCC® BAA-2316)

Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Isolation
Human feces
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 vanA gene confirmed by PCR.
Type Strain no
Antibiotic Resistance
Resistant to Vancomycin and Teicoplanin.
Genotype Presence of vanA gene confirmed by PCR.
Name of Depositor R Clark
Isolation
Human feces
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

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.
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