|NCTC Number:||NCTC 13779|
|Current Name:||Enterococcus faecalis|
|Original Strain Reference:||EC0048|
|Hazard Group (ACDP):||2|
|Release Restrictions:||Terms & Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety|
|Conditions for growth on solid media:||Blood agar, 24-48 hours, 37oC, aerobic|
|Special Growth Conditions:||No special growth conditions|
|Isolated From:||Clinical isolate. Human, blood, bacteraemia. Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, UK. October 2007|
|Whole Genome Sequence:||http://www.ebi.ac.uk/ena/data/view/ERS1110731|
Vancomycin resistant (vanA gene positive)
Sequence Type 6
|History:||Accessioned into NCTC < K. Raven < Isolated|
|Authority:||(Andrewes and Horder 1906) Schleifer and Kilpper-Bälz 1984 (VP)|
|Depositor:||K. Raven, University of Cambridge|
|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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