Staphylococcus aureus Rosenbach (ATCC® BAA-1694)

Strain Designations: HFH-30172  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations HFH-30172
Application
Drug discovery
Enteric Research
Isolation Human wound; Michigan, 2004
Biosafety Level 2

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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
Genotype pvl negative
Type Strain no
Antibiotic Resistance Methicillin resistant
Comments MRSA
SCCmec: Type II
PFGE type: Not USA100-1100
spa type Ridom: t045
spa type Kreiswirth: TMDMGMK
pvl gene amplification: Negative
Agr type: II

Phenotypic and genotypic information for ATCC MRSA strains, such as SCCmec, PFGE, or spa typing, is provided for informational purposes only. This information was compiled from testing performed by one or more sources, including ATCC, strain depositor, published data, or contracted research.
Medium ATCC® Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Genotype pvl negative
Name of Depositor M. Zervos; Henry Ford Hospital; Detroit, MI
Isolation Human wound; Michigan, 2004
Year of Origin 2004
References

Davis, SL, et al. Epidemiology and outcomes of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection. J. Clin. Microbiol. 45(6): 1705-1711, 2007. PubMed: 17392441

Monecke S, et al. A field guide to pandemic, epidemic and sporadic clones of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. PLoS One 6(4): e17936, 2011. PubMed: 21494333