Klebsiella pneumoniae (Schroeter) Trevisan (ATCC® BAA-1899)

Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Application
Strain produces Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase (KPC-2)
Respiratory research
Multidrug testing
Isolation
Human, Northern Virginia, USA
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 Imipenem resistant
Ertapenem resistant
Comments
Klebsiella pneumoniae Carbapenemase (KPC) positive
Confirmed positive for the blaKPC gene by PCR
Carbapenem-resistant (Imipenem and Ertapenem)
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor R Clark
Isolation
Human, Northern Virginia, USA
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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