Escherichia coli (Migula) Castellani and Chalmers (ATCC® BAA-2452)

Strain Designations: NDM-1  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Deposited As Escherichia coli
Classification Enterobacteriaceae, Escherichia
Strain Designations NDM-1
Application
Multi-drug testing
Enteric research
Quality control strain for chromID Carba medium
Isolation Pakistan
Biosafety Level 2

Biosafety  classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

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
Antibiotic Resistance Imipenem resistant
Ertapenem resistant
Comments
New Delhi metallo-beta-lactamase (NDM-1) positive
blaNDM positive by PCR
Carbepenem-resistant (Imipenem and Ertapenem)
Medium ATCC® Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor S Devantay, BioMerieux
Chain of Custody ATCC <-- S Devantay, bioMerieux <--  Pr J.Perry, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle, UK
Isolation Pakistan
Basic Documentation
Other Documentation
FAQs
  1. PCR reaction used to verify the strains are bla-NDM positive

    The protocols that we used were provided by the CDC.


    Date Updated: 11/8/2013