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Pseudomonas aeruginosa

Pseudomonas aeruginosa

Catalogue No.

NCTC 13719

Current Name

Pseudomonas aeruginosa

Type Strain

Reference Strain

Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Nutrient agar, 24-48 hours, 37°C, O₂

Biological and Genomic Info

Gram Stain Result


Strain Data

Sequence type 654 'High-risk clone' associated with a VIM carbapenemase gene. blaVIM metallo-carbapenemase gene positive

Additional Info

Accession Date



J. Turton (Public Health England, London, UK)

Isolated From

Clinical isolate. Human, blood. Royal Free Hospital, London, UK, 2010


Accessioned into NCTC < Received by Public Health England 27/04/2010 < Isolated



Reference strain

Extended Bibliography

Dominance of international 'high-risk clones' among metallo-β-lactamase-producing Pseudomonas aeruginosa in the UK.,

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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