Staphylococcus aureus Rosenbach (ATCC® BAA-1747)

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

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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
Type Strain no
Antibiotic Resistance Methicillin resistant
Depositor-provided information: representative USA1000 MRSA isolate based on PFGE characterization
Presence of pvl gene confirmed by PCR.
Medium ATCC® Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
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

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