Strain identifier

BacDive ID: 5300

Type strain: No

Species: Enterococcus faecium

Culture col. no.: DSM 17050, RKI UW4673/03, Van A

Strain history: <- K. Huppertz, German network for antimicrobial resistance surveillance <- Merlin GmbH

NCBI tax ID(s): 1352 (species)

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Enterococcus faecium DSM 17050 is a microaerophile, mesophilic bacterium that has multiple antibiotic resistances and was isolated from Hospital in Lüdenscheid.

  1. antibiotic resistance
  2. mesophilic
  3. microaerophile
  4. Bacteria
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  • [Ref.: #6710] Culture collection no. DSM 17050, RKI UW4673/03, Van A
    [Ref.: #20218] Associated Passport(s) in StrainInfo 691187, 691188
    Literature: Only first 10 entries are displayed. Click here to see all.Click here to see only first 10 entries.
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    Metabolism Evidence for in vivo incorporation of D-lactate into peptidoglycan precursors of vancomycin-resistant enterococci. Arthur M, Molinas C, Bugg TD, Wright GD, Walsh CT, Courvalin P Antimicrob Agents Chemother 10.1128/AAC.36.4.867 1992 *
    Pathogenicity Characterization of vanY, a DD-carboxypeptidase from vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium BM4147. Wright GD, Molinas C, Arthur M, Courvalin P, Walsh CT Antimicrob Agents Chemother 10.1128/AAC.36.7.1514 1992 *
    Pathogenicity Inconsistent bactericidal activity of triple-combination therapy with vancomycin, ampicillin, and gentamicin against vancomycin-resistant, highly ampicillin-resistant Enterococcus faecium. Fraimow HS, Venuti E Antimicrob Agents Chemother 10.1128/AAC.36.7.1563 1992 *
    Enzymology The VanS-VanR two-component regulatory system controls synthesis of depsipeptide peptidoglycan precursors in Enterococcus faecium BM4147. Arthur M, Molinas C, Courvalin P J Bacteriol 10.1128/jb.174.8.2582-2591.1992 1992 *
    Pathogenicity Concomitant high-level vancomycin and penicillin resistance in clinical isolates of enterococci. Handwerger S, Perlman DC, Altarac D, McAuliffe V Clin Infect Dis 10.1093/clinids/14.3.655 1992 *
    Enzymology Molecular basis for vancomycin resistance in Enterococcus faecium BM4147: biosynthesis of a depsipeptide peptidoglycan precursor by vancomycin resistance proteins VanH and VanA. Bugg TD, Wright GD, Dutka-Malen S, Arthur M, Courvalin P, Walsh CT Biochemistry 10.1021/bi00107a007 1991 *
    Enzymology Identification of vancomycin resistance protein VanA as a D-alanine:D-alanine ligase of altered substrate specificity. Bugg TD, Dutka-Malen S, Arthur M, Courvalin P, Walsh CT Biochemistry 10.1021/bi00222a002 1991 *
    Pathogenicity In vitro activity of the semisynthetic glycopeptide amide MDL 63,246. Kenny MT, Brackman MA, Dulworth JK Antimicrob Agents Chemother 10.1128/AAC.39.7.1589 1995 *
    Genetics Heterogeneity of the vanA gene cluster in clinical isolates of enterococci from the northeastern United States. Handwerger S, Skoble J, Discotto LF, Pucci MJ Antimicrob Agents Chemother 10.1128/AAC.39.2.362 1995 *
    Enzymology Evaluation and characterization of multiresistant Enterococcus faecium from 12 U.S. medical centers. Sader HS, Pfaller MA, Tenover FC, Hollis RJ, Jones RN J Clin Microbiol 10.1128/jcm.32.11.2840-2842.1994 1994 *

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