Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus Rosenbach (ATCC® BAA-1556)

Strain Designations: FPR3757  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations FPR3757
Application
Drug discovery
Isolation
Wrist abcess, 36 year-old HIV+ man with a history of IV drug use.
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2

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 Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus USA300_FPR3757, complete genome

Type Strain no
Antibiotic Resistance Methicillin resistant
Comments
USA300 clone of community-aquired MRSA
SCCmec type IV
Genome sequenced strain
Presence of pvl gene confirmed by PCR.
Phenotype MRSA (Oxacillin resistant comfirmed)
Name of Depositor B Diep
Isolation
Wrist abcess, 36 year-old HIV+ man with a history of IV drug use.
References

Diep BA, et al. Complete genome sequence of USA300, an epidemic clone of community-acquired meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Lancet 367: 731-739, 2006.

Diep BA, et al. Emergence of multidrug-resistant, community-associated, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus clone USA300 in men who have sex with men. Ann Intern Med. 148(4): 249-257, 2008

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000255 Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus USA300_FPR3757, complete genome

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000256 Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus USA300_FPR3757 plasmid pUSA01, complete sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000257 Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus USA300_FPR3757 plasmid pUSA02, complete sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000258 Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus USA300_FPR3757 plasmid pUSA03, complete sequence

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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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