Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus Rosenbach (ATCC® BAA-1721)

Strain Designations: MSSA476  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations MSSA476
Application
Drug discovery
Isolation
Hyper-virulent community acquired strain isolated in the United Kingdom
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
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
Genome Sequenced Strain

Staphylococcus aureus plasmid pSAS, complete genome

Type Strain no
Antibiotic Resistance Methicillin sensitive
Comments
Hyper-virulent community acquired methicillin-susceptible (MSSA) strain
Complete genome sequence strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor M Enright
Isolation
Hyper-virulent community acquired strain isolated in the United Kingdom
References

Holden MT, et al. Complete genomes of two clinical Staphylococcus aureus strains: evidence for the rapid evolution of virulence and drug resistance. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 101(26): 9786-9791, 2004. PubMed: 15213324

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : BX571858 Staphylococcus aureus plasmid pSAS, complete genome

Nucleotide (GenBank) : BX571857 Staphylococcus aureus strain MSSA476, complete genome

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