Comparison of selective and enrichment media for isolation of vancomycin-resistant enterococci from rectal swab specimens.

@article{Ongut2015ComparisonOS,
  title={Comparison of selective and enrichment media for isolation of vancomycin-resistant enterococci from rectal swab specimens.},
  author={Gozde Ongut and Osman Ozyurt and Betil Ozhak Baysan and Duygu Dağlar and Dilara Ogunc and Dilara Inan and Dilek Colak and Yeşim Yiğiter Şenol and Filiz Gunseren},
  journal={Indian journal of medical microbiology},
  year={2015},
  volume={33 2},
  pages={320-1}
}
colonies formed on Enterococcosel agar were subcultured to blood-agar plates containing 5% sheep’s blood and incubated at 35°C for 24 h. All isolates were identified by colony morphology, Gram stain and biochemical tests. Species identification and antimicrobial susceptibility testing was performed using BD Phoenix System (BD Diagnostic Systems, USA). The… CONTINUE READING