Streptococcus pyogenes Rosenbach (ATCC® BAA-946)

Strain Designations: MGAS 10394  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations MGAS 10394
Application
Emerging infectious disease research
Isolation
Human pharyngeal swab, child, during a study of the epidemiology of pharyngitis in a private elementary school, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, March 27, 2001
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
Antigenic Properties Serotype M6 RefBanks DJ, et al. Structure and distribution of an unusual chimeric genetic element encoding macrolide resistance in phylogenetically diverse clones of group A Streptococcus. J. Infect. Dis. 188: 1898-1908, 2003. PubMed: 14673771
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

Streptococcus pyogenes MGAS10394, complete genome.

Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties Serotype M6 RefBanks DJ, et al. Structure and distribution of an unusual chimeric genetic element encoding macrolide resistance in phylogenetically diverse clones of group A Streptococcus. J. Infect. Dis. 188: 1898-1908, 2003. PubMed: 14673771
Antibiotic Resistance
Resistant to erythromycin
Comments
Genome sequenced strain
Name of Depositor JM Musser, J Martin
Special Collection ATCC
Isolation
Human pharyngeal swab, child, during a study of the epidemiology of pharyngitis in a private elementary school, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, March 27, 2001
References

Martin JM, et al. Erythromycin-resistant group A streptococci in schoolchildren in Pittsburgh. N. Engl. J. Med. 346: 1200-1206, 2002. PubMed: 11961148

Banks DJ, et al. Structure and distribution of an unusual chimeric genetic element encoding macrolide resistance in phylogenetically diverse clones of group A Streptococcus. J. Infect. Dis. 188: 1898-1908, 2003. PubMed: 14673771

Banks DJ, et al. Structure and distribution of an unusual chimeric genetic element encoding macrolide resistance in phylogenetically diverse clones of group A Streptococcus. J. Infect. Dis. 188: 1898-1908, 2003. PubMed: 14673771

Banks DJ, et al. Structure and distribution of an unusual chimeric genetic element encoding macrolide resistance in phylogenetically diverse clones of group A Streptococcus. J. Infect. Dis. 188: 1898-1908, 2003. PubMed: 14673771

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000003 Streptococcus pyogenes MGAS10394, complete genome.