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Bacteria Collection: Enterococcus cecorum

NCTC Number: NCTC 12421
Current Name: Enterococcus cecorum
Original Strain Reference: A 60
Other Collection No: ATCC 43198; CCUG 27299; DSM 20682; LMG 12902; NCDO 2674
Previous Catalogue Name: Enterococcus cecorum
Type Strain: Yes
Family: Enterococcaceae
Hazard Group (ACDP): 2
Release Restrictions: Terms & Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety
Conditions for growth on solid media: Columbia blood agar, 24-48 hours, 37°C, aerobic
Whole Genome Sequence:
Annotated Genome:
Data: (ATCC 43198, NCDO 2674) Type strain / NCDO in 1990 / L. A. Davriese, Ghent, Belgium / Chicken caeca / Davriese, L. A. et al. (1983) Int. J. syst. Bact. 33, 772 / Validation List No. 31 (1989) Int. J. syst. Bact. 39, 495
Accession Date: 04/02/2003
Authority: (Devriese et al. 1983) Williams et al. 1989
Taxonomy: TaxLink: S3673 (Enterococcus cecorum (devriese et al. 1983) williams et al. 1989) - Date of change: 16/06/2007 by NCTCUp to 16/06/2007: ? (NCTC 12421) - Date of change: 04/02/2003
Biosafety Responsibility: It is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country

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The Culture Collections hold cell cultures, bacteria, fungi and virus strains from worldwide sources. Our scientists ensure that the identification of the cultures is correct and they remain unchanged from when they are first deposited with the Collection. Nevertheless, some of the data we provide about the cultures is supplied by the person depositing the strains and, although we have multiple checking procedures in place, we cannot always verify all their data. Please note that the Culture Collections cannot be held responsible for any inaccuracies in the data provided by the depositors.

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