Streptococcus pneumoniae (Klein) Chester (ATCC® 700673)

Strain Designations: Hungary 19A-6 [HUN663]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations Hungary 19A-6 [HUN663]
Respiratory research
Human ear, Hungary, 1989
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
Antigenic Properties Serotype 19A, PspA type 12
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties Serotype 19A, PspA type 12
Antibiotic Resistance
Resistant to erythromycin
Resistant to penicillin
Resistant to tetracycline
Resistant to trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole
Resistant to chloramphenicol
Representative strain of the Pneumococcal Molecular Epidemiology Network (PMEN)
Name of Depositor LK McDougal
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- LK McDougal <-- A. Tomasz
Human ear, Hungary, 1989
Year of Origin 1989

Munoz R, et al. Geographic distribution of penicillin-resistant clones of Streptococcus pneumoniae: characterization by penicillin-binding protein profile, surface protein A typing, and multilocus enzyme analysis. Clin. Infect. Dis. 15: 112-118, 1992. PubMed: 1617050

Figueiredo AM, et al. Novel penicillin-resistant clones of Streptococcus pneumoniae in the Czech Republic and in Slovakia. Microb. Drug Resist. 1: 71-78, 1995. PubMed: 9156386

McGee L, et al. Nomenclature of major antimicrobial-resistant clones of Streptococcus pneumoniae defined by the pneumococcal molecular epidemiology network. J. Clin. Microbiol. 39: 2565-2571, 2001. PubMed: 11427569

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX111330 Sequence 2063 from Patent WO0123604.

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