Streptococcus pneumoniae (Klein) Chester (ATCC® 700671)

Strain Designations: France 9V-3 [TL7/1993]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations France 9V-3 [TL7/1993]
Respiratory research
Clinical specimen, Toulouse, France, 1993
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 9V
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
Antigenic Properties Serotype 9V
Antibiotic Resistance
Resistant to penicillin
Resistant to trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole
Sensitive to chloramphenicol
Sensitive to erythromycin
Sensitive to tetracycline
Representative strain of the Pneumococcal Molecular Epidemiology Network (PMEN)
Name of Depositor LK McDougal
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- LK McDougal <-- J.C. Lefevre
Clinical specimen, Toulouse, France, 1993
Year of Origin 1993

Lefevre JC, et al. Molecular analysis by pulsed-field gel electrophoresis of penicillin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae from Toulouse, France. Eur. J. Clin. Microbiol. Infect. Dis 14: 491-497, 1995.

McGee L, et al. Nomenclature of major antimicrobial-resistant clones of Streptococcus pneumoniae defined by the pneumococcal molecular epidemiology network. J Clin Microbiol 39: 2565-2571, 2001. PubMed: 11427569

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