92 (ATCC® 33741-B1)

Strain Designations: 92  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations 92
Host Organism Staphylococcus aureus (ATCC 33741)
Application
Assay of methicillin-resistant strains
Biosafety Level 1

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 Store filtrate at 4°C. Storage at -20°C may cause inactivation of the phage.
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 1831: Nutrient Broth/Agar w/ 400ug/ml Calcium Chloride
Growth Conditions Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor S Schaefler
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- S Schaefler <-- AW Jackson
References

Schaefler S, et al. Methicillin-resistant strains of Staphylococcus aureus phage type 92. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 15: 74-80, 1979. PubMed: 154874

Schaefler S, et al. Emergence of gentamicin- and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains in New York City hospitals. J. Clin. Microbiol. 13: 754-759, 1981. PubMed: 6908898

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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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