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Leclercia adecarboxylata

Leclercia adecarboxylata

Catalogue No.

NCTC 14653

Current Name

Leclercia adecarboxylata

Type Strain

Reference Strain

Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Columbia blood agar, 37C, O2, 24 hours

Biological and Genomic Info

Strain Data

Positive for the blaKPC gene. Positive control for the detection of blaKPC in gram negative bacteria.

Additional Info

Accession Date



K. Hopkins (Antimicrobial Resistance & Mechanisms Service, Antimicrobial Resistance and Healthcare Associated Infections Unit, UK Health Security Agency, Colindale, London, UK)

Isolated From

Human (infection), rectal swab. Manchester, UK. 30/07/2014.


Accessioned into the NCTC < K. Hopkins < Isolate referred from Manchester Royal Infirmary

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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