Staphylococcus aureus Rosenbach (ATCC® BAA-1747)

Strain Designations: 94:1013  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations 94:1013
Emerging infectious disease research
Drug discovery
Human subject
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 Section
Preceptrol® no
Genotype pvl positive
Type Strain no
Antibiotic Resistance Methicillin resistant
Comments MRSA
SCCmec: Type IV
PFGE type: USA1000
spa type Ridom: t316
spa type Kreiswirth: ZDMNKB
pvl gene amplification: Positive
Clonal complex: CC59
Sequence type: ST59

Phenotypic and genotypic information for ATCC MRSA strains, such as SCCmec, PFGE, or spa typing, is provided for informational purposes only. This information was compiled from testing performed by one or more sources, including ATCC, strain depositor, published data, or contracted research.
Medium ATCC® Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Genotype pvl positive
Name of Depositor B Limbago; CDC/NCPDCID, Atlanta, GA
Human subject

Lindenmayer JM, et al. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a high school wrestling team and the surrounding community. Arch. Intern. Med. 158(8): 895-899, 1998. PubMed: 9570176

Monecke S, et al. A field guide to pandemic, epidemic and sporadic clones of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. PLoS One 6(4): e17936, 2011. PubMed: 21494333