Klebsiella pneumoniae subsp. pneumoniae (Schroeter) Trevisan (ATCC® BAA-2472)

Strain Designations: 1100975  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Deposited As Klebsiella pneumoniae subsp. pneumoniae
Strain Designations 1100975
Application
Multidrug testing
Respiratory research
Isolation Respiratory 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 Section
Preceptrol® no
Antibiotic Resistance
Ertapenem resistant
Imipenem sensitive
Comments
New Delhi metallo-beta-lactamase (NDM-1) positive
blaKPC negative by PCR
blaNDM positive by PCR
Ertapenem resistant
Imipenem sensitive
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
ATCC® Medium 2901: Nutrient Medium + 25ug/ml Imipenem
Growth Conditions Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere:  Aerobic
Name of Depositor K Tatum and B Limbago, CDC
Chain of Custody ATCC <-- CDC
Isolation Respiratory 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