Enterococcus casseliflavus Collins et al. (ATCC® 700668)

Strain Designations: UC73  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations UC73
Isolation
Blood - human
Chicago Illinois, United States
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Genotype Presence of vanC-2/3 confirmed by PCR RefPatel R, et al. Multiplex PCR Detection of vanA, vanB, vanC-1, and vanC-2/3 Genes in Enterococci. J. Clin. Microbiol. 35(3): 703-707, 1997. PubMed: 9041416
Type Strain no
Antibiotic Resistance
Resistant to gentamicins gentamicin
Intermediate resistance to Vancomycin. Sensitive to Teichoplanin
Comments
Presence of vanC-2/3 confirmed by PCR based on protocol described in Patel et al.
Medium ATCC® Medium 44: Brain Heart Infusion Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Genotype Presence of vanC-2/3 confirmed by PCR RefPatel R, et al. Multiplex PCR Detection of vanA, vanB, vanC-1, and vanC-2/3 Genes in Enterococci. J. Clin. Microbiol. 35(3): 703-707, 1997. PubMed: 9041416
Name of Depositor J Chow
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--J Chow<<--D.F. Sahm
Isolation
Blood - human
Chicago Illinois, United States
References

Tsai SF, et al. A new high-level gentamicin resistance gene, aph(2'')-Id, in Enterococcus spp.. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 42: 1229-1232, 1998. PubMed: 9593155

Sahm DF, Gilmore MS. Transferability and genetic relatedness of high-level gentamicin resistance among enterococci. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 38: 1194-1196, 1994. PubMed: 8067764

human blood, Chicago

Patel R, et al. Multiplex PCR Detection of vanA, vanB, vanC-1, and vanC-2/3 Genes in Enterococci. J. Clin. Microbiol. 35(3): 703-707, 1997. PubMed: 9041416

Patel R, et al. Multiplex PCR Detection of vanA, vanB, vanC-1, and vanC-2/3 Genes in Enterococci. J. Clin. Microbiol. 35(3): 703-707, 1997. PubMed: 9041416

Patel R, et al. Multiplex PCR Detection of vanA, vanB, vanC-1, and vanC-2/3 Genes in Enterococci. J. Clin. Microbiol. 35(3): 703-707, 1997. PubMed: 9041416

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF016483 aph(2")-Id sequence