- Product Specifications
Name Enterococcus faecalis in milk Product name CRM-EF Accredited yes Type Single Matrix Milk Concentration Medium Organism Bacteria Lifestage Cell Volume 10 vials 1,5 ml UN number UN 3373 WDCM number WDCM 00087 NCCB number NCCB 100299 CCUG number n.a.
Introduction to Enterococcus faecalis (CRM-EF)
Reference Material Enterococcus faecalis (CRM-EF) contains Enterococcus faecalis NCCB 100299, WDCM00087 and can be used for validation studies, learning purposes, media control and first line control of microbiological analysis for the detection and enumeration of Faecal enterococci.
Enterococcus faecalis, formerly classified as part of the group D-Streptococcus system, is a Gram-positive, commensal bacterium and can be found in soil, water, and plants. Enterococcus faecalis can cause life-threatening infections in humans and animals
CRM-EF can be used for different methods, for example:
NEN 6817 Enumeration of faecal enterococci
ISO 11133 Microbiology of food, animal feed and water - Preparation, production, storage and performance testing of culture media
NEN 6603 Environment and food – Internal quality control by the use of control charts with chemical and microbiological
Results from the detection method (present or absent) as well as the results of counts on agar plates can be plotted in the BiosistoChart according to NEN 6603.