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HOME > Restriction Enzymes> Sources > Enterobacter cloacae
Enterobacter cloacae

BioHazard Level:

Growth Temperature:

Appropriate growth media:
nutrient agar, nutrient broth

Genomic sources for restriction enzymes (at this website):
Ecl136II, EclHKI, EclXI

Gram Stain:
Enterobacter cloacae is Gram stain negative

Enterobacter cloacae is a facultatively anaerobe

Enterobacter cloacae is motile via peritrichous flagella

Taxonomic lineage:
Bacteria; Proteobacteria; Gammaproteobacteria; Enterobacteriales; Enterobacteriaceae; Enterobacter

Industrial uses or economic implications:
Enterobacter cloacae has been used in a bioreactor based method for the biodegradation of explosives and in the biological control of plant diseases.

Enterobacter cloacae is a rod-shaped bacterium that is oxidase-negative and catalase-positive.

Human health and disease:
Enterobacter cloacae is sometimes associated with urinary tract and respiratory tract infections.
Disclaimer: This information is presented as is. While every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of this information, please check current reference material prior to growth or handling of microorganisms.

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