Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus Rosenbach (ATCC® BAA-977)

Strain Designations: UT 32  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Deposited As Staphylococcus aureus Rosenbach
Strain Designations UT 32
Application
Quality control strain D-test
Susceptibility testing
Enteric Research
Isolation
Human clinical specimen - wound infection, March, 2003
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
Comments
This strain is the positive control for the inducible clindamycin resistant "D" test.
Name of Depositor JH Jorgensen
Special Collection ATCC
Isolation
Human clinical specimen - wound infection, March, 2003
References

Jorgensen JH, et al. Detection of inducible clindamycin resistance of staphylococci in conjunction with performance of automated broth susceptibility testing. J. Clin. Microbiol. 42: 1800-1802, 2004. PubMed: 15071055

Fiebelkorn KR, et al. Practical disk diffusion method for detection of inducible clindamycin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus and coagulase-negative staphylococci. J. Clin. Microbiol. 41: 4740-4744, 2003. PubMed: 14532213

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MicroScan Dried Gram Positive Panel QC Set. Dade/Siemens.

Performance Standards for Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing; Sixteenth Informational Supplement. Wayne, PA. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute; CLSI M100-S20, 2007

Performance Standards for Antimicrobial Disk Susceptibility Tests; Approved Standard - 9th Edition. Wayne, PA. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute; CLSI M2-A9.

J H Jorgensen, personal communication

VITEK 2 AST-GP QC Set. bioMerieux.

Sensititre™ MIC Susceptibility. Thermo Scientific™ Sensititre™ Systems, Trek Diagnostic Systems.