|NCTC Number:||NCTC 14328|
|Current Name:||Enterobacter cloacae|
|Hazard Group (ACDP):||2|
|Release Restrictions:||Terms & Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety|
|Conditions for growth on solid media:||Nutrient agar, 37C, O2, 24 hours|
|Isolated From:||Human (infection), abscess. Blackpool, UK. 12.06.2016.|
|Data:||Carbapenem resistant strain carrying blaVIM-4 metallo-carbapenemase gene|
|Other Typing Information:||MLST 108|
|History:||Accessioned into NCTC < K. Hopkins & Public Health England < Isolated by Victoria Hospital (Blackpool, UK)|
|Authority:||(Jordan 1890) Hormaeche and Edwards 1960|
|Depositor:||K. Hopkins (Antimicrobial Resistance & Mechanisms Service, Antimicrobial Resistance and Healthcare Associated Infections Unit, Public Health England, Colindale, London, UK)|
|Biosafety Responsibility:||It is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with bio-safety regulations for their own country.|
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