Escherichia coli (ATCC® BAA-2471)

Strain Designations: 1100101  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Deposited As Escherichia coli
Strain Designations 1100101
Application
Multidrug testing
Isolation Repiratory sample
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.

Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Comments
New Delhi metallo-beta-lactamase (NDM-1) positive
blaKPC negative by PCR
blaNDM positive by PCR
Carbepenem-resistant (Imipenem and Ertapenem)
Name of Depositor K Tatum and B Limbago, CDC
Chain of Custody ATCC <-- CDC
Isolation Repiratory sample
References

Gupta N, et al. Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae: epidemiology and prevention. Clin. Infect. Dis. 53(1): 60-67, 2011. PubMed: 21653305

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FAQs
  1. PCR reaction used to verify the strains are bla-NDM positive

    The protocols that we used were provided by the CDC.


    Date Updated: 11/8/2013