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Enterococcus faecalis

Enterococcus faecalis

Catalogue No.

NCTC 13632

Current Name

Enterococcus faecalis

Type Strain

Reference Strain

Original Strain Reference


General Info


(Andrewes and Horder 1906) Schleifer and Kilpper-Bälz 1984 (VP)

Other Collection Numbers

G. Reuter 1528, CIP 110054, WDCM 00153, DSM 13591



Hazard Group (ACDP)

Hazard Group (ACDP) 2

Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Blood agar, 37°C, O₂, 1 day

Biological and Genomic Info

Gram Stain Result


Strain Data

Vancomycin resitant (Postive PCR for VanA gene)

Additional Info

Accession Date





< DSM < G. Reuter; 1528 < W. Witte and I. Klare, RKI < E. Halle, Univ. Klinikum Charite, Berlin



Assay of susceptibility testing for vancomycin resistant enterococci

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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