Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus Rosenbach (ATCC® 6538)

Strain Designations: FDA 209  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations FDA 209
Application
Filtration Efficiency Testing
Detection of
Efficacy testing
Inhibition testing
Media testing
Preparatory test control
Quality control strain
Testing
Testing antimicrobial agents
Testing antimicrobial handwashing formulations
Testing disinfectants
Drug discovery
Enteric Research
Food testing
Pharmaceutical and Personal Care
Testing sanitizers
Testing bactericides
Quality control strain for Biosynth products
Isolation
Human lesion
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
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
Comments
This strain is recommended by ATCC for use in the tests described in military specification MIL G-13734B where only the taxon is specified.
Medium ATCC® Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor FDA
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- FDA <-- AMC
Isolation
Human lesion
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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : DQ212950 Staphylococcus aureus strain ATCC 6538 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.