Streptococcus pneumoniae (Klein) Chester (ATCC® BAA-659)

Strain Designations: 97-1177 [North Carolina 6A-23]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations 97-1177 [North Carolina 6A-23] (representative strain of the Pneumococcal Molecular Epidemiology Network (PMEN))
Application
Respiratory research
Isolation
Clinical specimen - human, North Carolina, United States
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.

Antigenic Properties Serotype 6A RefRichter SS, et al. The molecular epidemiology of penicillin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in the United States, 1994-2000. Clin. Infect. Dis. 34: 330-339, 2002. PubMed: 11774080
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
Antigenic Properties Serotype 6A RefRichter SS, et al. The molecular epidemiology of penicillin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in the United States, 1994-2000. Clin. Infect. Dis. 34: 330-339, 2002. PubMed: 11774080
Antibiotic Resistance
Multi-drug resistant
Comments
Representative strain of the Pneumococcal Molecular Epidemiology Network (PMEN)
Name of Depositor CDC
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
CDC
S Richter
Isolation
Clinical specimen - human, North Carolina, United States
References

representative strain of the Pneumococcal Molecular Epidemiology Network (PMEN)

Richter SS, et al. The molecular epidemiology of penicillin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in the United States, 1994-2000. Clin. Infect. Dis. 34: 330-339, 2002. PubMed: 11774080

representative strain of the Pneumococcal Molecular Epidemiology Network (PMEN)

Richter SS, et al. The molecular epidemiology of penicillin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in the United States, 1994-2000. Clin. Infect. Dis. 34: 330-339, 2002. PubMed: 11774080

Richter SS, et al. The molecular epidemiology of penicillin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in the United States, 1994-2000. Clin. Infect. Dis. 34: 330-339, 2002. PubMed: 11774080

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • 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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