Streptococcus pneumoniae (Klein) Chester (ATCC® 51937)

Strain Designations: CDC DS-2189-94  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations CDC DS-2189-94
Respiratory research
Atlanta, GA
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 6B
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties Serotype 6B
Antibiotic Resistance
Name of Depositor RR Facklam
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--RR Facklam<<--M.M. Farley and J. Hoffman
Atlanta, GA

Hofmann J, et al. The prevelence of drug-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in Atlanta. N. Engl. J. Med. 333: 481-486, 1995. PubMed: 7623880

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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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