(bacterium incl. VRE)
The Gram-positive, anaerobic Enterococcus hirae bacterium belongs to the Enterococcaceae. The virulence of this spherical bacterium is low and it is a rare cause of infections like endocarditis. The major transmission of Enterococcus hirae is still unknown.
Increasing resistance makes the use of antibiotics more difficult.
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