Klebsiella pneumoniae (ATCC® BAA-1705)

Strain Designations: ART 2008133 [D-05, 1338]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations ART 2008133 [D-05, 1338]
Application
Modified Hodge Test (MHT) positive control designation
Respiratory research
Multi-drug testing
Isolation
2007 CAP Survey; 42 year old male, urine
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
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
Klebsiella pneumoniae Carbapenemase (KPC) positive
blaKPC positive by PCR
Carbapenem-resistant (Imipenem and Ertapenem)
Medium ATCC® Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor JB Patel
Isolation
2007 CAP Survey; 42 year old male, urine
References

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

Methods for Dilution Antimicrobial Susceptibility Tests for Bacteria that Grow Aerobically; Approved Standard - 7th Edition. Wayne, PA. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute; CLSI M7-A8.

Anderson KF, et al. Evaluation of methods to identify the Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase in Enterobacteriaceae. J. Clin. Microbiol. 45(8): 2723-2725, 2007. PubMed: 17581941

Yigit H, et al. Novel carbapenem-hydrolyzing beta-lactamase, KPC-1, from a carbapenem-resistant strain of Klebsiella pneumoniae. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 45(4): 1151-1161, 2001. PubMed: 11257029

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Guidance for Control of Infections with Carbapenem-Resistant or Carbapenemase-Producing Enterobacteriaceae in Acute Care Facilities. MMWR Morb. Mortal. Wkly. Rep. 58(10): 256-260, 2009.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention K. pneumoniae Overview and Lab Testing. Available from: CDC Infection Control in Healthcare

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : FJ665695 Klebsiella pneumoniae strain ATCC BAA-1705 carbapenem-hydrolyzing beta-lactamase (blaKPC-2) gene

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