Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus Rosenbach (ATCC® BAA-1717)

Strain Designations: TCH1516 [USA300-HOU-MR]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations TCH1516 [USA300-HOU-MR]
Application
Emerging infectious disease research
Drug discovery
Isolation
From adolescent patient with severe sepsis syndrome; Texas Children's Hospital
Type Strain no
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
Genome Sequenced Strain

Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus USA300_TCH1516, complete genome

Type Strain no
Antibiotic Resistance Methicillin resistant
Comments
Genome sequencing strain
MRSA
PFGE type: USA300
SCCmec type: IVa
spa type: Ridom t622, Kreiswirth YHGFMBLO
Medium ATCC® Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor K Hulten
Isolation
From adolescent patient with severe sepsis syndrome; Texas Children's Hospital
References

Highlander SK, et al. Subtle genetic changes enhance virulence of methicillin resistant and sensitive Staphylococcus aureus. BMC Microbiol. 7: 99, 2007. PubMed: 17986343

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000730 Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus USA300_TCH1516, complete genome

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000731 Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus USA300_TCH1516 plasmid pUSA300HOUMR, complete sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP001544 Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus USA300_TCH1516 plasmid pUSA01-HOU, complete sequence

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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