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Escherichia coli

Escherichia coli

Catalogue No.

NCTC 13624

Current Name

Escherichia coli

Type Strain

Reference Strain

Original Strain Reference

bMx# 1109131

Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Nutrient agar, 24 hours, 37°C, O₂

Biological and Genomic Info

Antimicrobial Susceptibility

MIC Etest:

Imipenem = 0.38µg/ml

Meropenem = 0.25µg/ml

Ertapenem = 1µg/ml

Antimicrobial Resistance Mechanism

Carbapenemase producer, OXA-48

Gram Stain Result


Additional Info

Accession Date



Regine Cuziat, bioMérieux S.A.

Isolated From

human, France


NCTC <-Depositor <. Pr Nordmann Hospital Bicetre, Kremlin Bicetre, France #BON<.Originator



QC strain for"chromID Oxa48

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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