Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus Bacteriophage 187 (ATCC® 15564-B1)

Strain Designations: 187 [NCTC 9753]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As 187
Strain Designations 187 [NCTC 9753]
Host Organism Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus (ATCC 15564)
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
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
Medium ATCC® Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor EA Asheshov
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- EA Asheshov <-- R. Wahl

Ann. Inst. Pasteur 86: 161, 1954.

Asheshov EA, Jevons MP. The effect of heat on the ability of a host strain to support the growth of a Staphylococcus phage. J. Gen. Microbiol. 31: 97-107, 1963. PubMed: 13965168

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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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