Staphylococcus aureus Rosenbach (ATCC® BAA-1694)

Strain Designations: HFH-30172  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations HFH-30172
Drug discovery
Enteric Research
Human wound; Michigan
Isolation date: 2004
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Antibiotic Resistance
Methicillin resistant strain.
Depositor information: PFGE/USA Type: not USA100-1100; SCCmec: II; Agr type: II; PVL: NEG
Absence of pvl gene confirmed by PCR.
Medium ATCC® Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor M. Zervos; Henry Ford Hospital; Detroit, MI
Human wound; Michigan
Isolation date: 2004
Year of Origin 2004

Davis, SL, et al. Epidemiology and outcomes of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection. J. Clin. Microbiol. 45(6): 1705-1711, 2007. PubMed: 17392441

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