Staphylococcus aureus Rosenbach (ATCC® BAA-2421)

Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Application
Drug discovery
Enteric Research
Isolation
Blood of human exhibiting fever, joint pain, swelling, and back pain.
Worcester, MA, USA, 2010
ATCC BAA-2422, ATCC BAA-2421, ATCC BAA-2420, and ATCC BAA-2419 are one MRSA and three MSSA strains isolated from the same person.
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Genotype mecA+ ccr+ SCCmec Type II
Type Strain no
Antibiotic Resistance
Methicillin susceptible
Comments
Presence of mecA and ccr genes confirmed by PCR.
PCR identified organism as SCCmec Type II.
Absence of pvl gene confirmed by PCR.
Genotype mecA+ ccr+ SCCmec Type II
Name of Depositor R Ellison
Isolation
Blood of human exhibiting fever, joint pain, swelling, and back pain.
Worcester, MA, USA, 2010
ATCC BAA-2422, ATCC BAA-2421, ATCC BAA-2420, and ATCC BAA-2419 are one MRSA and three MSSA strains isolated from the same person.
Year of Origin 2010