Streptococcus pneumoniae (Klein) Chester (ATCC® 700672)

Strain Designations: VH14  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations VH14
Respiratory research
Blood - human
Barcelona Spain
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 14
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties Serotype 14
Antibiotic Resistance
Resistant to chloramphenicol
Resistant to penicillin
Resistant to tetracycline
Sensitive to erythromycin
This strain is no longer the representative strain of the Spain 14 antibiotic-resistant pneumococcal clone. Refer to ATCC 700902
Medium ATCC® Medium 260: Trypticase soy agar/broth with defibrinated sheep blood
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor LK McDougal
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--LK McDougal<<--B. Spratt
Blood - human
Barcelona Spain

human blood, Barcelona

Linda K McDougal, personal communication

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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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