|NCTC Number:||NCTC 13441|
|Current Name:||Escherichia coli|
|Original Strain Reference:||EO 499|
|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:||Unknown. UK. 2003.|
|Whole Genome Sequence:||http://www.ebi.ac.uk/ena/data/view/ERS530440|
|Bibliography:||Woodford et al. Community and hospital spread of Escherichia coli producing CTX-M extended-spectrum beta-lactamases in the UK. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2004 Oct;54(4):735-43.|
Uropathogenic strain, belonging to epidemic strain A as described in Woodford et al. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2004 Oct;54(4):735-43.
Produces CTX-M-15 ESBL. Harbours sequeced plasmid pEK499.
|Other Typing Information:||Sequence type: 131|
|History:||Accessioned into NCTC < N. Woodford < Isolate referred from a centre in the UK|
|Authority:||(Migula 1895) Castellani and Chalmers 1919|
|Depositor:||N. Woodford (Antibiotic Resistance Monitoring and Reference Laboratory, HPA Colindale, London, UK)|
|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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