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Table 2 Bacterial growth conditions

From: Simulating transmission of ESKAPE pathogens plus C. difficile in relevant clinical scenarios

MicroorganismGrowth MediaGrowth Conditions
B. linens ATCC 9172Tryptic Soy BrothAerobic, 30 °C
C. matruchotii ATCC 14265Brain Heart Infusion Broth with 2% yeast extractAerobic, 36 °C
P. acnes ATCC 11827Tryptic Soy Broth with 5% Sheep’s BloodAnaerobic, 36 °C
E. coli ATCC 9637Tryptic Soy BrothAerobic, 36 °C
L. gasseri ATCC 33323Lactobacilli MRS BrothAerobic, 36 °C
M. luteus ATCC 4698Tryptic Soy BrothAerobic, 30 °C
S. epidermidis ATCC 12228Tryptic Soy BrothAerobic, 36 °C
S. pyogenes ATCC 19615Tryptic Soy Broth with 5% Sheep’s Blood5% CO2, 36 °C
A. baummannii AR Bank 275Tryptic Soy BrothAerobic, 36 °C
E. faecium AR Bank 579Tryptic Soy BrothAerobic, 36 °C
K. pneumoniae AR Bank 139Tryptic Soy BrothAerobic, 36 °C
E. aerogenes AR Bank 161Tryptic Soy BrothAerobic, 36 °C
S. aureus AR Bank 219Tryptic Soy BrothAerobic, 36 °C
C. difficile (endospores) ATCC 43598Endospore PreparationAnerobic, 36 °C
E. cloacae AR Bank 365Tryptic Soy BrothAerobic, 36 °C
P. aeruginosa AR Bank 230Tryptic Soy BrothAerobic, 36 °C