Streptococcus agalactiae Lehmann and Neumann (ATCC® BAA-1175)

Strain Designations: 18RS21  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations 18RS21
Biosafety Level 2

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Antigenic Properties Serotype II
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Yes

Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties Serotype II
Comments
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 260: Trypticase soy agar/broth with defibrinated sheep blood
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor MJ Cieslewicz, RC Lancefield
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
References

Lancefield RC, et al. Multiple mouse-protective antibodies directed against group B streptococci. Special reference to antibodies effective against protein antigens. J. Exp. Med. 142: 165-179, 1975. PubMed: 1097573

Tettelin H, et al. Genome analysis of multiple pathogenic isolates of Streptococcus agalactiae: implications for the microbial "pan-genome". Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 102(39): 13950-13955, 2005. PubMed: 16172379

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AAJO01000000 Streptococcus agalactiae 18RS21, whole genome shotgun sequencing project