Streptococcus pneumoniae (Klein) Chester (ATCC® 700677)

Strain Designations: Slovakia 14-10 [29055]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations Slovakia 14-10 [29055]
Application
Respiratory research
Isolation
Human patient, Czechoslovakia, 1987
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.

Antigenic Properties Serotype 14
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
Antigenic Properties Serotype 14
Antibiotic Resistance
Resistant to erythromycin, penicillin, and tetracycline
Sensitive to rifampin rifampicin and rifamycin AMP
Comments
Representative strain of the Pneumococcal Molecular Epidemiology Network (PMEN)
Name of Depositor LK McDougal
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Isolation
Human patient, Czechoslovakia, 1987
Year of Origin 1987
References

Jabes D, et al. Penicillin-binding protein families: evidence for the clonal nature of penicillin resistance in clinical isolates of pneumococci. J. Infect. Dis. 159: 16-25, 1989. PubMed: 2909640

McGee L, et al. Nomenclature of major antimicrobial-resistant clones of Streptococcus pneumoniae defined by the pneumococcal molecular epidemiology network. J Clin Microbiol 39: 2565-2571, 2001. PubMed: 11427569

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX110915 Sequence 1648 from Patent WO0123604.