Klebsiella pneumoniae (ATCC® BAA-2473)

Strain Designations: 1100770  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Deposited As Klebsiella pneumoniae
Strain Designations 1100770
Application
Multi-drug testing
Respiratory research
Isolation Human urine
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
Type Strain no
Comments
New Delhi metallo-beta-lactamase (NDM-1) positive
blaKPC negative by PCR
blaNDM positive by PCR
Carbepenem-resistant (Imipenem and Ertapenem)
Medium Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Atmosphere
Name of Depositor K Tatum and B Limbago, CDC
Chain of Custody ATCC <-- CDC
Isolation Human urine
References

Gupta N, et al. Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae: epidemiology and prevention. Clin. Infect. Dis. 53(1): 60-67, 2011. PubMed: 21653305

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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