Klebsiella pneumoniae (ATCC® BAA-1705D-5)

Strain Designations: Genomic DNA from strain ART 2008133 (ATCC BAA-1705)  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Strain Designations Genomic DNA from strain ART 2008133 (ATCC BAA-1705)
Application
Source culture is Modified Hodge Test (MHT) positive control designation
Source culture produces Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase (KPC)
Isolation
Source culture is Modified Hodge Test (MHT) positive control designation
Source culture produces Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase (KPC)
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried At least 5 µg in 1X TE buffer
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Comments
blakpc positive by PCR
This preparation of high molecular weight DNA is appropriate for use in the polymerase chain reaction (PCR)* process and other molecular biology applications.
*The PCR process is covered by patents owned by Hoffmann-La Roche Inc. Use of the PCR process requires a license.
Name of Depositor ATCC
Special Collection DNA
Isolation
Source culture is Modified Hodge Test (MHT) positive control designation
Source culture produces Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase (KPC)
References

Anderson KF, et al. Evaluation of methods to identify the Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase in Enterobacteriaceae. J. Clin. Microbiol. 45(8): 2723-2725, 2007. PubMed: 17581941

Yigit H, et al. Novel carbapenem-hydrolyzing beta-lactamase, KPC-1, from a carbapenem-resistant strain of Klebsiella pneumoniae. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 45(4): 1151-1161, 2001. PubMed: 11257029

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Guidance for Control of Infections with Carbapenem-Resistant or Carbapenemase-Producing Enterobacteriaceae in Acute Care Facilities. MMWR Morb. Mortal. Wkly. Rep. 58(10): 256-260, 2009.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention K. pneumoniae Overview and Lab Testing. Available from: CDC Infection Control in Healthcare

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : FJ665695 Klebsiella pneumoniae strain ATCC BAA-1705 carbapenem-hydrolyzing beta-lactamase (blaKPC-2) gene