Ruminococcus gauvreauii sp. nov., a glycopeptide-resistant species isolated from a human faecal specimen.

@article{Domingo2008RuminococcusGS,
  title={Ruminococcus gauvreauii sp. nov., a glycopeptide-resistant species isolated from a human faecal specimen.},
  author={M-C Domingo and Ann Huletsky and Maurice Boissinot and Kathryn Bernard and Francois J. Picard and Michel G. Bergeron},
  journal={International journal of systematic and evolutionary microbiology},
  year={2008},
  volume={58 Pt 6},
  pages={1393-7}
}
A novel strictly anaerobic, vancomycin-resistant, Gram-positive coccus (strain CCRI-16,110(T)) was isolated from a human faecal specimen. This strain was characterized using morphological, biochemical and molecular taxonomic methods. The organism was unable to hydrolyse aesculin and failed to produce acid from cellobiose, d-lactose and alpha-raffinose… CONTINUE READING