Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus bacteriophage 187 (ATCC® 15564-B1)

Strain Designations: 187 [NCTC 9753]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As 187
Strain Designations 187 [NCTC 9753]
Host Organism
Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus (ATCC 15564)
Biosafety Level 1

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
Medium ATCC® Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor EA Asheshov
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- EA Asheshov <-- R. Wahl

Ann. Inst. Pasteur 86: 161, 1954.

Asheshov EA, Jevons MP. The effect of heat on the ability of a host strain to support the growth of a Staphylococcus phage. J. Gen. Microbiol. 31: 97-107, 1963. PubMed: 13965168

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • 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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