Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus bacteriophage 187 (ATCC® 27709-B1)

Strain Designations: 187  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Deposited As 187
Strain Designations 187
Host Organism Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus (ATCC 27709)
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1

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 Store filtrate at 4°C.  Storage at –20°C may cause inactivation of the phage.
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 1831: Nutrient Broth/Agar w/ 400ug/ml Calcium Chloride
Growth Conditions Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor AR Fodor
References

. Report of the subcommittee on phage-typing of Staphylococci of the international committee on nomenclature of bacteria, Moscow, July 1966. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 17: 113-115, 1967.

. . Bull. World Health Organ. 24: 771-784, 1961.

Evins GM, Armfield AY. Effects of freezing on the stability of staphylococcal phages. Am. J. Clin. Pathol. 44: 480-481, 1965. PubMed: 4220988