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Enterococcus faecalis

Enterococcus faecalis

Catalogue No.

NCTC 12697

Current Name

Enterococcus faecalis

Type Strain

Reference Strain

Original Strain Reference


Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Columbia blood agar, 24-48 hours, 37°C, O₂

Biological and Genomic Info

Gram Stain Result


Strain Data

(ATCC 29212) ATCC in 1992 / Urine / Reference strain for aerobic antimicrobial susceptibility testing / Minimum inhibitory concentrations of antimicrobials strain (NCCLS M2-A4 and NCCLS M7-A2)

Additional Info

Accession Date


Previous Catalogue Name

Enterococcus faecalis (ANDREWES and HORDER 1906) SCHLEIFER and KILPPER-BALZ 1984

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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