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Table 1 Isolates used in synthetic community assessments

From: The development and application of a molecular community profiling strategy to identify polymicrobial bacterial DNA in the whole blood of septic patients

Species Source Ward Growth Conditions Media
Enterobacter hormaechei Peritoneal Fluid FMC ICU 5 % CO2 CBA
Escherichia coli Urine FMC ICU 5 % CO2 MAC
Fusobacterium necrophorum BAL FMC ICU Anaerobic FAA
Micrococcus luteus Whole blood FMC ICU 5 % CO2 TSY
Neisseria flava BAL FMC ICU 5 % CO2 TSY
Prevotella melaninogenica BAL FMC ICU Anaerobic FAA
Staphylococcus aureus Whole blood FMC ED 5 % CO2 MSA
Staphylococcus epidermidis Whole blood FMC ICU 5 % CO2 MSA
Streptococcus intermedius Abscess fluid FMC ICU 5 % CO2 CNA
Streptococcus pneumoniae Chest tube aspirate FMC ICU 5 % CO2 CNA